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Artist Turns Discarded Silverware and Scraps into Magnificent Sculptures

Earlier this year, we introduced you to British artist Ann Carrington, who turns old silverware into blooming flower bouquets. Inspired by fruit garland sculptures and Dutch still life paintings of the 16th and 17th centuries, her impressive floral sculptures are constructed from “silver plated …

How to Stimulate Your Creative Growth Hormone

LEONARDO DA VINCI x ERIC KIM TRACEHow do you stimulate your human creative growth hormone?<b>HAPTIC INDUSTRIES: Creative Tools to Empower You</b>Human …

Neon chandeliers to a Pacman-themed bathroom: the world's best interior design this year

A Georgian lodge turned teenager’s fun house in leafy Surrey, a Fifties revamp of a Scottish townhouse, and a luxurious log cabin with 110 yards of velvet curtains to shut out the dark Russian nights are three of the properties that could influence your future interior choices.<p>They are the world’s …

House Design

How to Make a Cheap and Awesome DIY Strip Light Modifier for Speedlights

I love strip lights; they're probably my favorite when it comes to lighting. However, like everything that has to do with lighting, they're expensive …

Does Acne-Fighting Foundation Really Work?

Skin-clearing makeup <i>sounds</i> like an excellent idea, but just like other two-in-one products that have let me down in the past (looking at you, swirled peanut butter and jelly in a jar), I'm skeptical. Can a salicylic acid concealer and green tea extract primer really help clear up breakouts, or is …

These Designers Reimagined The 2016 Oscar Best Picture Nominees As Pop Art Posters

Andy Warhol + Mad Max: Fury Road = genius.

'Curly Sue' star Alisan Porter blows away 'The Voice' coaches with blind audition

Season 10 of "The Voice" hasn't even debuted yet, but there's already a standout star among the contestants.<p>And she's a familiar star.<p>A new sneak peek from the upcoming season reveals that Alisan Porter — who made a name for herself in the '90s as the cherub-cheeked child actress from the …

5 Reasons You Should Be Using Adobe Audition When Editing Audio

Adobe Audition is a well-thought-out piece of audio editing software that is included in your Creative Cloud subscription. With all the DAW choices …

People Are Doing #TrapCovers Of Pop Songs And It's Incredible

I'll make a trap song out of you.

Pop Music

Feast Your Eyes Upon the Visual Treats in This Stunning CGI Highlight Reel

The Association of Computing Machinery’s Special Interest Group on Computer Graphics and Interactive Techniques might not have the most exciting …

Animation

Loving Vincent: This Vincent van Gogh biopic is made using 12 oil paintings a second

Vincent van Gogh’s broad, oil brushstrokes convey a sense of movement - especially in paintings like <i>A Starry Night</i> - so much so that a team of …

Art

The Layman’s Guide To Virtual Reality

So many companies, so many technologies. Who can keep it all straight? We can! Here’s a plainspeak FAQ to get you up to speed.<p>Oculus. Facebook. Samsung. Microsoft. Sony. Google. Viewmaster. Virtual reality is coming, but it’s a remarkably confusing market, filled with dozens of players, all …