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Daily carry items... an #Esterbrook fountain pen, a #Blackwing pencil and sharpener, a clip-on macro lens for my smartphone and a #Midori traveler's notebook. The #napkin I usually just get at the cafe or restaurant. #doodle #sketch #drawing #fountainpen #pencil #indy #indianajones #harrisonford #midoriravelersnotebook #travelersnotebook #artclub #dailyarsenal #capture #moment

Perfetto Pencil Sketch by Neil Secretario

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Printable Freebie: Natural Dyes Chart

If there’s one thing that can strike fear in the hearts of the eco-conscious and health-minded, it’s the thought of chemical textile additives. From …

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Back-to-School Tie Dye Crafts

Shares 0<p>Kids love to tie dye! Follow the simple instructions to create one-of-a-kind infinity scarves, braided headbands, and even ombre skirts that …

The Evolution of Diet

Top row: escargots, sardines, and fava beans (Crete); naan in salty yak-milk tea (Afghanistan); fried geranium leaves (Crete); boiled crab (Malaysia); raw beetroot and oranges (Crete); chapati, yak butter, and rock salt (Pakistan). Middle row: dried-apricot soup (Pakistan); boiled plantains …

Powerful Photo Series Documents the Final Generation of Foot Binding in China

For <i>Living History</i>, photographer Jo Farrell paints a stark yet complex portrait of China’s now-illegal practice of foot binding. Fueled by her desire …

Avant-Garde Cupiditas Table Controllable by Smartphone or Tablet

The <b>Cupiditas Table</b> by <b>Amarist</b> is a lush furniture piece created to awake emotions and define unique atmospheres through its exclusive materiality and …

Meet the Creative Crew Generating Some of the Internet's Coolest GIFs

The GIF is growing up. In just the past couple years it’s graduated from grainy loops of LOLing babies to an artistic medium that’s endorsed by the …

e^CNC

“A new phase-changing material built from wax and foam developed by researchers at MIT is capable of switching between hard and soft states.”<p>MIT …

Science and Technology Ads from the 50s and 60s

Somebody on Flickr has put together this random assortment of advertisements collected from various science and technology magaiznes from the 50s and …

Stained Glass Windows Made from Stacked Laser-Cut Paper by Eric Standley | Colossal

<p>Virginia-based artist Eric Standley (previously) brings a whole new meaning to the term “cutting edge” with his methodical stained glass windows …

Ancient Hebrew ASCII art

The Jewish Theological Seminary's "Micrography" exhibit showcases visual art, mostly from the 19th and early 20th century, made from ancient Hebrew …

14 Charming GIFs Made From the Smithsonian's Steampunk Prints

Here’s one way to get the kids interested in libraries again: turn the archives into whimsical little GIFs, like the ones found on the Smithsonian …

Artist Creates Digital Life-Forms that Respond to Archival Birdsongs | Colossal

<p>Australian artist Andy Thomas creates what he describes as “audio life forms,” specifically 3D animations that respond to audio input. For these …

Add These 3 Letters to Any YouTube Clip to Transform Video to GIF

We love animated GIFs, and we love how it’s becoming easier and easier to create your own online.<p>A tool called GIF YouTube has taken almost all the …

Here's How You Turn Sounds Into 3D Sculptures

"Mother," from artists Inmi Lee and Kyle McDonald, has transformed the synesthetic experience into a series of 3D printed sculptures.<p>While exploring language and its political, social and cultural roots in many of her artworks, artist Inmi Lee became fascinated with the question, <i>What does the pure</i> …

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Psychedelic GIFs: Hexeosis

"Endlessly manifold. Self-contained. Replete."<p>Hexiosis: Tumblr.<p>[via Asylum Art]

[Video] Colonies | Vik Muniz And Tal Danino Turn Living Cells Into Art

'Colonies,' the new bio art collaboration between artist Vik Muniz and MIT synthetic biologist Tal Danino, features striking images produced from microscopic photos of bacteria, cells infected with viruses, and cancer cells.<p><i>Lead image: Flowers (2014), the latest image in the Colonies series.</i> …

Bill Domonkos | Control Your Emotions Game

robotic blood printer draws ted lawson's nude self-portrait

<b>robotic blood printer draws ted lawson’s nude self-portrait</b><br>all images courtesy of ted lawson<p><b>‘drawing blood’ takes on a different description for</b> …

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Dizzying New GIFs at the Intersection of Art and Math by Dave Whyte (Sponsor) | Colossal

<p>Starting this month <b>Verizon FiOS</b> customers can get upload speeds every bit as fast as their download speeds. Since that means faster, easier sharing …

Mesmerizing, Buddhist-Inspired Collages Made of Old Computer Parts

When tinkerers take apart electronic gadgets, it’s usually to see how they work. When Leonardo Ulian disassembles the guts of an old computer, …

Feedback Meshes - M Plummer-Fernandez

<b>Feedback Meshes (working title)</b><br>2014 - ongoing (as collaboration with Adam Ferriss)<p>Software<p>A subdivision algorithm that splits up the top nth percent …

This surreal iPad game blends Donald Duck and Salvador Dali

'Back to Bed' lets you sleepwalk through a dreamworld<p>In 1947's "Sleepy Time Donald," Donald Duck goes about his day while sleepwalking. He gets out of bed, puts a boot on his head instead of a hat, and ventures over to Daisy's house to take her out on a date. (She plays along because she's worried …

Digitally-Manipulated Portraits Turn Bodies Into Swirling Abstractions

Chilean artist Jon Jacobsen's digitally-manipulated portraits explore the interplay between relationships and experience.<p><i>This article was originally translated from The Creators Project Mexico. Images courtesy of the artist.</i><p>Chilean Jon Jacobsen once captivated us with <i>Present</i>, his animated …

The trippy GIFs of Zolloc

Hayden Zezula, designer and animator based in Austin, creates graceful and immersive worlds within the limitations of the animated GIF.<p>To create the …