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Now when the project is coming to an end he has picked the best pieces based on his personal and his followers favourites. In this first post of two he’ll share the favourites from the first six months. And the remaining six months will be published in the second post that will go live when the project is finished at the end of February. Part 2 is now available here! Your home for all things Design. Home Tours, DIY Project, City Guides, Shopping Guides, Before & Afters and much more. Metrode. + 10Awesome. I'M REVOLTING. The Evolution of Western Dance Music! An art and design blog.
One man, 100,000 toothpicks, and 35 years: An incredible kinetic sculpture of San Francisco. Thirty five years ago I had yet to be born, but artist Scott Weaver had already begun work on this insanely complex kinetic sculpture, Rolling through the Bay, that he continues to modify and expand even today.
The elaborate sculpture is comprised of multiple “tours” that move pingpong balls through neighborhoods, historical locations, and iconic symbols of San Francisco, all recreated with a little glue, some toothpicks, and an incredible amount of ingenuity. He admits in the video that there are several toothpick sculptures even larger than his, but none has the unique kinetic components he’s constructed. Via his website Weaver estimates he’s spent over 3,000 hours on the project, and the toothpicks have been sourced from around the world: I have used different brands of toothpicks depending on what I am building. I also have many friends and family members that collect toothpicks in their travels for me.
See the sculpture for yourself at the Tinkering Studio through the end of June. Beautiful Life - design news, beautiful art and luxury lifestyle. Redux. TakePart - News, Culture, Videos and Photos That Make the World Better. Yes and yes. The Art of Doing. So this time it's for real, right?
That new diet/quitting that job/getting a small business loan/going to art school/breaking up with that hot but assish British guy (I'm look at you, 25-year-old self). But then something happens and a valid excuse to avoid your new adventure presents itself. And so we don't do it. That grand, exciting, scary, life-changing thing we were going to do. Maybe we eat Lean Cuisine at our desks for a few weeks and troll facebook for our next sexual conquest but that's as far as it gets. Now, I cannot claim to be a total expert on this.
Write it down, then start mapping your path We all know that putting pen to paper is one of the best ways to make things happen. Tell everyone you know about it So now you're doing it: the research, the footwork, the wee, exploratory tendrils of progress. Spend money on it I don't know about you, but I am exponentially more likely to complete my goal once I've spent money on it. Make it irreversible Go big or go home, right? 31 Things I've Learned in 31 Years. If you think he likes you, you're probably right.
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Eighteen months ago, I never thought I'd be writing about my fertility woes. But I chose to bring up this subject because I'm tired of keeping it to myself. It shouldn't be a secret. And it shouldn't be taboo. Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter. - Martin Luther King Jr. TRENDLAND: FASHION & TREND BLOG * ART * DESIGN * PHOTOGRAPHY * CULTURE. One Sentence - True stories, told in one sentence.