Friday, June 5th, 2009

Flickr Faves on Fridays: Bad Art


Posted by Becky | View all posts by Becky

As I perused Fresh New Spaces on flickr, I found a few members who exalt “bad art” and “crap art.” I love this idea. The first two come from kitschcafe:

Bad art

The next one comes from Neryl Walker, who calls it “Crap Art”:
crap art wall

When arranged so brilliantly, the bad/crap art looks very compelling!


Tuesday, November 11th, 2008

Book Giveaways!


Posted by Ali | View all posts by Ali

Whoa, Nelly. The other day I got to work to find a package on my desk. I immediately ripped through the packaging (actually, I opened it tactfully) to find two treasures…I can’t wait to share!

1.) The printed version of the blog, A Year of Mornings. I have followed this blog from the beginning and thought: a.) Man alive! The images are amazing and b.) Why don’t more people do this? If you are not familiar with, the premise is simple: two gals live 3191 miles apart (Portland, Maine and Portland, Oregon) and document their mornings by posting one photo to a shared blog every weekday for a year. The women have only met in person once thus their friendship is solely maintained online. The book is visual eye candy and from a design perspective, very inspiring. Take a look!

3191: A Year of Mornings

And the second book:

2.) To Each His Home. Compared to A Year of Mornings this book is a bit quirkier. You won’t see as much of an emphasis on the little details of each day but more Read the rest of this entry »