Michal Teague

236 Flips | 11 Magazines | 656 Likes | 8 Following | 5 Followers | @MichalTeague | Artist, Ideasmith, Connector

7 crucial Instagram tips for marketers

The year 2018 will be a seen as a turning point for Instagram marketing.<p>According to Social Media Examiner’s annual report, in 2018 some 69 percent …

Social Media

So You Want to Sell Your Art? Here Are 6 Online Platforms Looking to Help Emerging Artists Make a Buck

Art World<p>We've gone through the fine print, so you don't have to.<p>,<p>For an artist just starting out, the art market can be a fairly terrifying place. …

Streetwear

How to illustrate a children's book

I fell into illustrating children’s books. I was working as an animation director and a freelance illustrator for seven years, but it became so …

MacBook Pro

The upside of quitting: Why quitters always win and losers never quit

“Quitters never win and winners never quit.”<p>These are the infamous words of legendary NFL coach, Vincent Lombardi, considered by many to be one the …

Motivation

How This Former Model Has Built A Fashion Incubator For Celebrities To Create Their Own Brands

Although Jaynee Silvers-Singer went to school for the performing arts to pursue modeling, acting and singing, she found a white space for building athleisure wear brands around celebrities and personalities.<p>Shortly after her success in the entertainment industry, Jaynee had a creative vision to …

Entrepreneurship

How a chain-link mosque at the Vancouver Biennale became a community hub

As diplomatic tensions mount between Canada and Saudi Arabia—with the Canadian ambassador expelled from Riyadh this week over comments made by the …

Saudi Arabia

Sex, sin and sausages: the debauched brilliance of Leigh Bowery

He was painted naked and sprawling by Lucian Freud. He “gave birth” to his own wife on stage, using sausages as an umbilical cord. And he was the star turn in Taboo, perhaps the most debauched nightclub Britain has ever seen, hosting the revelry with his face painted blue, his nose and nipples …

Sausages

'I Did It and So Can You': OWN's Star Entrepreneur Mahisha Dellinger Wants You to Mind Your Business

OWN<p>Mahisha Dellinger is a study in self-sufficiency. Growing up in the Sacramento, California neighborhood of Meadowview, dubbed “Danger Island” due …

Entrepreneurship

5 documentaries every social entrepreneur should watch

Documentaries are an increasingly popular format to create awareness for today’s real-world issues, helping to inspire change. Here are five you need …

Social Entrepreneurship

How a carpet-clad 8ft bear led to my brush with fame | Debbie Lawson

I was in two minds about entering <i>Red Bear</i> for the Royal Academy summer exhibition. But it was taking up a large chunk of my studio, at nearly 8ft high, and the collector who’d commissioned it wasn’t ready for delivery.<p>Getting it into the historic 250th show would not only be a great, though …

Art

Why YouTubers are feeling the burn

I’m hesitant to badmouth the algorithm. YouTubers can use it as a bit of a scapegoat Charlie McDonnell<p>When Lucy Moon sat down with her therapist to discuss why she was feeling so low, she was on top of the world. A burgeoning career as a YouTuber was in mid-bloom: her subscriber count – an …

Internet

400 free online courses with credits that can count towards your degree

These days, more and more universities are offering for-credit programs via MOOCs or Massive Open Online Courses. What started with a small number of degree programs, such as the iMBA from the University of Illinois (Coursera) and Georgia Tech’s Online Master of Science in Computer Science …

Online Education

From cop to op shop: how Ursula Tunks started a Facebook group that became much more

<b>Former police intelligence analyst Ursula Tunks leads a team of op shop volunteers in the NSW town South Grafton who channel the income into</b> …

Counterterrorism

How Online Marketplaces Are Changing the Face of Entrepreneurship

It's easier than ever to reach billions of potential customers -- but there are challenges.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>In today's world, where ecommerce giants like Amazon, Jet.com and Shopify boast huge third-party marketplaces online, just about anyone can become …

eCommerce

10 Ways to Make Money Online You May Not Have Thought Of

The internet was made for profit, not just just memes and political discourse.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>In today’s economy, most salaries just aren't enough to live on. People are getting paid less and less compared to the standard of living and rents are rising; …

Small Business

9 ways to smash UX on a small budget

A focus on user experience is vital for a great product. Unfortunately, the catch-22 is that small businesses – a valuable part of our community – …

Google Analytics

$50,000 in 5 months: 3 essential steps to turn a passion project into a business

Three years ago I got serious about turning my passion project of Tudor history into a business, and now I see regular five figure monthly revenues …

eCommerce

Climb the Google rankings: How to master SEO

There's no point having a beautifully designed website if no one can find it. That's where Search Engine Optimisation (SEO) comes in. SEO is both an …

Engines

Simplify your life with the mental model known as Occam’s razor

Legend has it that NASA spent a decade and millions of dollars developing a ballpoint pen that would work in zero gravity and function in extreme …

Stephen King

5 tips to help improve your life in 2 years

<b>How can I dramatically improve my life in 2 years?</b><p>This is a great question.<p>Most people ask how they can change their lives in a week, month, or …

Facebook Ads

Repair: Australian Pavilion at the Venice Biennale 2018

<i>As part of our 2018 Venice Architecture Biennale coverage, we present the completed Australian Pavilion. To read the initial proposal, refer to our</i> …

Repairs

9 Secrets to Making More Money on Your eBay Auctions

Maybe you found your son’s old Pokémon cards in a box in your basement. Or perhaps you ordered a professional camera, but you realize you have no …

Auctions

Street Art Rotterdam: The What, Who and Where!

The Street Art Rotterdam scene is something you cannot miss during a visit to the city. With the help of local artists and collectives like …

Streetwear

Explaining Exquisite Corpse, the Surrealist Drawing Game That Just Won’t Die

Man Ray (Emmanuel Radnitzky), Joan Miró, Yves Tanguy, and Max Morise, <i>Exquisite Corpse</i>, 1928. © 2018 Man Ray Trust / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New …

Art

Sex, drugs and puke: partygoers turn Amsterdam into an ‘urban jungle’

Richard Hemsley has visited Amsterdam every year in the past decade to let off steam with friends in the neon-lit alleyways of its red-light district. Now one of those friends is getting married and the men are clad in football tops for one last hurrah.<p>“The freedom to do what you want to do, when …

Emergency Medicine

11 Modern Artist Couples Who Shaped the History of 20th Century Art

Aleksander Rodchenko and Varvara Stepanova<p><b>Aleksander Rodchenko and Varvara Stepanova</b> met in 1910 at an art school, and in 1916 they moved to Moscow …

5 Cheap Plants That Keep Your Home Cool and Fresh

It's summer, and that means only one thing: It's hot — too hot to think, too hot to move, too hot to do anything. You could crank up the air …

Plants

The dark age of soulless sans-serif logos is coming to an end

We may have reached the close of the era of uber-sleek, soulless, sans serif-based logos. According to the latest LogoLounge trends report, graphic designers are bringing back luscious serifs in an effort to infuse brands with personality and charm.<p>The “serif-redux” trend, as LogoLounge founder …

Typography

Leo Villareal: Escape Velocity

A light show without meaning<p>From now until September 7th, Pace Gallery at H Queen’s is showcasing ‘Escape Velocity’ by Leo Villareal, the American’s …

Improvised Wall Tapestries Crafted with Vibrant Thread Combinations | Colossal

<p>Spanish textile artist Judit Just Anteló moved to Asheville, North Carolina in 2013 to further develop her textile brand Jujujust. Although she …

Textile Art