I'm in love with these whimsical nature-inspired pieces from Seattle jewelry artist Sarah Hood.
Thursday, August 25, 2011
Sunday, August 21, 2011
Saturday, August 20, 2011
Using ceramic plates and cups, different fabrics, and thread, Seattle-based Vietnamese artist Diem Chau creates beautiful snapshots of figures and fleeting moments. Visit her blog for recent updates and her website to see her past works and which pieces are currently available for purchase.
Thursday, August 18, 2011
Tuesday, August 16, 2011
Monday, August 15, 2011
After posting about paper artist Chad Merritt yesterday, I discovered the man behind monpetitfantome also collaborated with Tracy Uba as the dreampop group St. Mary's. Though I'm a little late to find them (the duo announced the end to their recording days this past july), they're dreaming and haunting melodies will stay in rotation for quite awhile. You can still listen to (and purchase) their complete discography on their bandcamp site.
In a world dominated by greeting card chains pedaling cookie cutter cards with unoriginal messages and tired images, the work of Australian card-making duo Able & Game is absolutely welcomed. With unique illustrations all hand drawn and digitally colored by Anna Blandford (Gareth Meney, the other half of the artistic team, works tech) their quirky cards have comical messages and refreshingly kooky designs. To see more of their work (and purchase it too!) visit