Monthly Archives: June 2014

Digital Paintings by Chase Stone

Chase Stone is an illustrator based in New York. He received a bachelor’s degree in Illustration from FIT in 2011. Though recently graduated, Chase has been working as a freelance illustrator and concept artist for several years. Website / Behance / Deviantart … Continue reading

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Song of the Day: Old Man by Neil Young

“Old Man” is a song written and performed by Neil Young on his 1972 album Harvest. Lyrics: Old man look at my life, I’m a lot like you were. Old man look at my life, I’m a lot like you were. Old man look … Continue reading

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Things Organized Neatly, a Photo Collection Curated by Austin Radcliffe

Indianapolis-based designer created a blog that features a collection of photos of things organized really neatly. “Things Organized Neatly” is a haven for people with OCD, for perfectionists and for the neat freaks of the world. Things Organized Neatly via [Distractify][PrintMaga]

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Reinterpreted Paintings in Glass Artworks by Loren Stump

Loren Stump, a self-taught California-based artist, creates these glass artworks by the use of a 4,000-year-old Mideast technique called murrine. The paintings are made in a glass cane (long rods of glass) that are revealed when cut in cross-sections. The reinterpretation … Continue reading

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The Dark Hedges

Photo: Matthias This beautiful avenue of beech trees was planted by the Stuart family in the eighteenth century. It was intended as a compelling landscape feature to impress visitors as they approached the entrance to their Georgian mansion, Gracehill House. … Continue reading

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Slavic Demons, Gods and Portraits by Patrycja Podkościelny

“Half” Patrycja Podkościelny is an illustrator and graphic designer from Gdynia, Poland. Website / Behance / Facebook / Instagram Two unborn babies (in Slavic culture, people believed that they turn into demons) “Patryk” Borowy & Strzyga (Demons) “Trick” Świętowit, Swaróg … Continue reading

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Song of the Day: Everybody Wants to Rule the World by Tears for Fears (cover by Lorde)

New Zealand singer-songwriter Lorde recorded a cover of “Everybody Wants to Rule the World” by Tears for Fears for The Hunger Games: Catching Fire – Original Motion Picture Soundtrack. Lyrics: Welcome to your life There’s no turning back Even while we sleep We will … Continue reading

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Russian Folk Skulls by Sasha Vinogradova

Russian artist Sasha Vinogradova shows us the different styles of russian folk paintings,  and she does it on skulls, like a kind of Russian Dia de los Muertos. Here are Gorodets, Gzhel, North-Dvina, Zhostovo, Mezen and Khokhloma. Sasha is originaly russian artist … Continue reading

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Small and Miniature Oil Paintings by Jessica Gardner

“My paintings are inspired by the places that I love; the woods, the ocean, and the Adirondack Mountains. I usually work from photographs that I’ve taken.” Jessica Gardner Etsy Shop via [SoSuperAwesome]

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Poem of the Day: Risk by Author Unknown

To laugh, is to risk appearing the fool. To weep, is to risk being called sentimental. To reach out to another, is to risk involvement. To expose feelings, is to risk showing your true self. To place your ideas and … Continue reading

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