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Featured Shop: A Summer Afternoon

My name is Erin Nuland. My partner Aaron and I make natural, handcrafted wooden toys together – Aaron is the designer and creator, and I take care of the business side of things. Our line is called <b>A Summer Afternoon</b>. We recently moved from Fort Collins, Colorado to Cheyenne, Wyoming so we could …

Business Development

Amazing Laptop Steel Guitar Made from Skateboard Deck

The amazing design and architecture team of stereotank made a cool and curious contribution to Design Boom via the site’s DIY submissions feature (where anyone can submit content). They took an ordinary wooden skateboard deck and turned it into a unique-sounding laptop steel guitar.<p>Here’s how they …

DIY: Rustic Gate Clasp

A project for beachcombers: stones collected from the shore, strung together to form a simple gate clasp.<p>Above: A set of five hand-drilled stones …

The Romance of the Homemade Candle

In the colonial era, enterprising New Englanders quickly discovered that the wax produced by boiling the prolific gray berries that grew along the …

Dear Diary: A Gardener’s Journal

Seems like everybody we know is journaling (when did this word become a verb? Discuss) these days.<p>And with back-to-school season underway, we’ve been …

The Inner Circle of Europe - Photographs and text by Gert Verbelen | LensCulture

Over the period of a year, I visited the eighteen countries of the Eurozone. I steered clear of their major cities, and was not looking for photogenic sites. I was anything but a tourist. My destination was the centre point of the smallest circle that could be drawn around each country on the map. …

Photography

The leafy seadragon or Glauert's seadragon, Phycodurus eques, is a marine fish in the family Syngnathidae, which also includes the seahorses. By: Johnny Beacon

Modern Wall clock - Red Twiggy Owl

Layered Glass Wave Sculptures by Ben Young | Colossal

<p>Sculptor Ben Young (previously) just unveiled a collection of new glass sculptures prior to the Sculpture Objects Functional Art + Design (SOFA) …

Curriculum: A List of Favorite Anythings by Alec Soth  in the current issue of Aperture Magazine)

<b>Curriculum: A List of Favorite Anythings by Alec Soth</b> in the current issue of Aperture Magazine)<p>⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀<p><b>(1) Personism Frank O’Hara</b><p>Whenever I’m asked to make a list, I have the desire to formulate some sort of manifesto. I like rules and guidelines like Dogma 95 (the film must be in color, the shooting must be done on location, etc). But then I re-read Frank O’Hara’s ‘Personism’ and remember that his whimsical, rule-free manifesto is probably the most I’d ever be able to adhere to. “Personism …

Splendid Botanical Gardens Full of Stained Glass Murals

When the city market of Toluca, Mexico was closed in 1975, local artist Leopoldo Flores stepped forward with a plan to save the historic site. He convinced the city government to invest in a creative reuse of the building as a botanical garden with stained glass art showing the relationship between …

Murals

Leonardo's Last Supper: A Vision by Peter Greenaway - Preview

Photographer Digitally Adds Herself to Childhood Photos of Her in Double Self-Portrait Series

In the photo series “Imagine Finding Me,” photographer Chino Otsuka revisits her childhood by digitally inserting herself in old photos of her as a …

Photography

The Brooding Black and White Photography of Guy Cohen | Colossal

<p>Photography student Guy Cohen lives and studies in Jerusalem, and travels to locations around Israel and elsewhere in the world to capture some of …

Stainless: Hypnotizing Slow-Motion Footage from Trains Pulling into Stations | Colossal

<p>These videos by Adam Magyar are one of those things that are difficult to explain verbally, but as soon as you see it, you realize how completely …

Sebastio Salgado's Amazing Captures of the World Around Us

In his ongoing series, <i>Genesis</i>, Brazilian photographer Sebastio Salgado takes us on an exciting journey to see the world from new perspectives. His elegant black and white images focus on shadows, lights, textures, shapes, and patterns found in the harmonious and peaceful compositions of a world …

Photography

Mother's Heartwarming Photos of Sons with Farm Animals

Russian photographer and mother of two boys Elena Shumilova captures heartwarming images of her sons interacting with various animals on their farm, including dogs, rabbits, cats, and ducklings. She manages to transport the viewer into a fairy tale-like world with her photos of these little guys …

Farm Animals

Pottery Meets Experimental Animation in this Spinning Ceramic Phonotrope | Colossal

<p>Created as part of a collaboration between animator Jim Le Fevre (previously) and artists Al Johnstone and Roops from RAMP Ceramics, this whirling …

Cute Critters Frolicking Around Forests of Holland

Netherlands-based Edwin Kats has a knack for capturing small critters in an incredibly cute way. Within a 10 mile radius of his home in Nunspeet, Holland, you can find Kats hunched down as he shoots squirrels and hedgehogs from ground level. “I like squirrels and hedgehogs, in particular. because …

Cute Animals

The Met on Twitter: "The Met's first exhibition devoted to Julia Margaret Cameron's vivid portraits closes Sunday. http://t.co/FUWswJ9JsA http://t.co/GI5tSRuTwm"

5 Favorites: Modern Menorahs for Hanukkah (and More)

We’re admiring the current crop of menorahs that are not only modern in form but also add a note of glamour. In time for the upcoming Hanukkah …

Capucine pattern by Adela Illichmanova

<b>BIG ANNOUNCEMENT!!<br>(13th January 2013)<br>Hi all! I have made the pattern revision. The revised translations will follow. If you find any mistake please</b> …

diy color block clock

the other day i picked up one of these wood clock faces at the craft store with no idea of what to do with it – so i just decided to paint half! i’d …

STARPATH: An Electricity-Free Alternative to Streetlights

UK-based company Pro-Teq has developed a spray-on solution to create a trail of illuminating stars aptly known as <i>STARPATH</i>. The innovative product boasts an anti-slip and water-resistant surface, not to mention an energy-free alternative to streetlights, that is ideal for pedestrians at night. It is …

Coats

Culinary Advice from James Beard, Illustrated by the Provensens

As an aficionado of both unusual cookbooks and the whimsical vintage illustrations of Alice and Martin Provensen, I’m infinitely grateful to Mimi Sheraton, who authored the wonderful <i>Seducer’s Cookbook</i>, for tipping me off to the existence of <b>The Fireside Cook Book: A Complete Guide to Fine Cooking</b> …

Garden Journal

Materials:<p>A journal of your choosing<p>glue or tape<p>scissors<p>plant stakes<p>something to write with<p>Remembering what you planted last year or figuring out …