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New Levitating 3D Printing Technology Prints In Mid-Air

Imagine printing something with multiple print heads while the object in question was floating in space. Please. Imagine it because I have no idea what is going on here.<p>A new “levitating” 3D printing technology pioneered by Boeing uses a central nugget of magnetic material. The nugget floats above …

10 Famous Logos Affected By Their Products

Italian industrial product designer Marco Schembri decided to show what famous logos would look like if they were affected by their own products. …

Photographer Explores the Enchanting Complexity of Magnified Plant Life

Robert Llewellyn’s captivating macro photography draws one deep into a hidden world. By exploring the otherworldly intricacies of plant life, his images allow one to really <i>see</i> the complexity and beauty of nature’s design. Balancing commercial photography work with his series of books (Seeing …

This Cityscape Coffee Table Looks Like a Scene From Inception

The coffee table is a functional object that anchors a living room, but it can also be a blank canvas for risk-taking designers and a safe space for …

Artist Paints Ephemeral Portraits on Vintage Paper Using Coffee as a Medium

Michael Aaron Williams is globally recognized for his statement street art that aims to provoke dialogue and stimulate social commentary. However, the Tennessee native has also become renowned for his detailed coffee paintings that capture the ephemeral nature of his subjects. Intimate and fragile, …

Sunday Sweets and Halloween Treats!

Halloween is next weekend! Quick!FIND A CUTE MUMMY CAKE.<i>(By Perfect Indulgence Cakes)</i> Well, that's a wrap.<br>:D Or perhaps you prefer a slightly …

Sunday Sweets Celebrates Dia De Los Muertos

Whether you actually celebrate Dia De Los Muertos or just love the bright beauty of this Mexican holiday, today's Sweets are for you!<i>(By Sweet Pea</i> …

Meet The Most Powerful Force In The Star Wars Universe: The Man Who Makes The Toys

We spoke to Hasbro’s Star Wars design director to discover how the most anticipated toy line of all time is created.<p>When I was a kid growing up, Christmas day meant one thing: more <i>Star Wars</i> toys. I couldn’t get enough of those beloved 3 and 3/4-inch Kenner action figures. Luke Skywalker in Jedi …

The Nameless Paint Set: An Alternative Way of Understanding Color | Colossal

<p>As companies like Crayola dream up more inventive and brandable colors for their crayons like “inchworm” or “mango tango,” a young designer duo from …

Sunday Sweets: Geek Chic Wedding Cakes

This weekend John and I are at Dragon Con, the massive nerd-fest nirvana of all things glorious and geeky. It's awesome. So like every year, let's …

Superhero Sweets For SDCC

This weekend many of My People, aka geeks, have converged on San Diego Comic-Con - and <i>I'm not there.</i> [sob]<p>BUT!<p>The rest of us can still look at …

Comic Books

Fun Age

This work shows Scrat from the movie “Ice Age“, made from watercolor and ice cream packages only. It’s a part …

Ice Age

25+ Minion Crafts

Shares 1<p>Do you love Minions? Who doesn’t?! The world first met these adorable characters in ‘Despicable Me’ and now they have their own movie. We …

New Wonderfully Witty Animal Comics by Liz Climo

Step into the wonderfully wacky world of Liz Climo, where animals of all species enjoy witty jokes, adorable friendships, and everyday joys together. In her trademark style, the artist uses two panels and a minimalist, folksy style to deliver punchlines that are both clever and sweet. Her charming …

Father-Son Duo Transforms Cartoon Characters into Detailed Pancake Art

A father-son duo, known as Tiger Tomato, are taking pancake art to another level. By combining their love of both food and art, the talented team create beloved cartoon characters like Garfield, Homer Simpson, and Frozen's Olaf out of colorful pancake batter. Their video portfolio of adorably …

Whimsical DIY Project Transforms Broken Pots into Beautiful Fairy Gardens

Just because a clay pot is broken doesn't mean that you have to throw it out. Creative gardeners have developed a resourceful trend that repurposes the broken pieces into whimsical creations, making for a fantastic DIY project. Commonly known as fairy gardens, these arrangements fashion the clay …

Artist Creates Whimsical Paintings Using Spilled Food

Trading ink for coffee, Giulia Bernardelli creates stunning works of art using food as her medium. The Italian artist produces intricate paintings that look as though they've been created by spills or drippings from a spoon. Portraits, animals, and sprawling seas appear so effortlessly crafted that …

Painting

The Hobbit Rivendell LEGO Set

Could you imagine how pretty cool it was if you would recreate the classic scene from The Hobbit with your favorite LEGO bricks? Like the idea? Let’s …

Lego

Easy DIY Patriotic Wreath

Easy to follow tutorial to make your own Patriotic Wreath. Perfect for the 4th of July or all summer long!<p>176<p>1132

Diy

Recently I found this vintage wooden chair frame abandoned next to a dumpster. I decided to try a project we’ve …

Gorgeous Photos Simultaneously Capture Life Above and Below Sea Level

In Australian photographer Matthew (Matty) Smith's series <i>Over/Under</i>, he simultaneously captures life above and below sea level. The gorgeous shots showcase our familiar world of sunsets, trees, and seagulls in the top halves of the photos, while the bottom portions feature intriguing sights of …

Artist Crochets Delightfully Oversized Foods to Wear on Your Head

Phil Ferguson will delight you (and maybe even make you a little hungry) with his ongoing series of crocheted headwear. The Melbourne-based artist fashions larger-than-life food like pizza, avocados, bacon, and eggs into hats and cowls. He models all of them on his popular Instagram, @chiliphilly, …

Crocheting

Sunday Sweets: (Video) GAME ON!

Anyone else out there love video games??<p>'Cuz if so, this post's for you.<p><b>Mortal Kombat:</b><p><b>Disney Infinity:</b><p><i>(Baker unknown. Anyone recognize it?)</i><p>Seriously …

Remarkable Woman Quit Her Job in New York to Build Sustainable Bamboo Homes in Bali

In 2010, Elora Hardy left her successful fashion career in New York and returned to her childhood home in Bali, which is where she decided to build bamboo houses for a living. Over the course of the last five years, Elora and her team at Ibuku have revolutionized bamboo construction, believing that …

Celebrate May Flowers: Spring Garden Mantle Display

Spring is the perfect time to embrace bright, bold colors, and this spring garden mantle display is a wonderful way to include those happy hued blooms in your decor!<p>If you’re planning a springtime celebration or just want to bring a bit of nature’s beauty indoors, a little bit of flower arranging …

Adorable 3D-Printed “Wearable Planter” Keeps Nature Close By

As the temperatures rise and flowers come back in bloom, it's clear that spring is officially here. And, what better way to celebrate than with Colleen Jordan's <i>Wearable Planter</i>! The unique accessories are miniaturized vases and decorative containers that hold sprouts, succulents, and small flowers. …

DIY Spring Terrarium

Add some life to your home this Spring with this super 4 step tutorial to create your own indoor terrarium.<p>152<p>918