Tara McPherson | SAFEWALLS Tara McPherson is an artist based out of New York City. Creating art about people and their odd ways, her characters seem to exude an idealized innocence with a glimpse of hard earned wisdom in their eyes. Recalling many issues from childhood and good old life experience, she creates images that are thought provoking and seductive. Tara exhibits her paintings and serigraphs in fine art galleries all over the world. Tara was born in San Francisco in 1976 and raised in Los Angeles.
The best amateur photography lives on Webshots Webshots is introducing Smile, the next evolution of photo sharing: Upload and share as many photos as you want Create a dynamic photo stream to share with close friends and family Save a permanent archive of your family's photos Paris & Barcelona Digitally Imported party photos NEW STUFF ALL THE TIME OPEN DAILY 12-8pm! selling like hot cakes get your choker necklaces from thecobrashop!!! Vintage Mugshots from the 1920s [30 Photos] The Sifter recently stumbled upon an incredible collection of vintage mugshots housed by the Historic Houses Trust. Many of these intriguing photographs are also accompanied by a description of the person and the crime(s) they have committed. For example, the image above of Mr. William Stanley Moore was taken May 1st, 1925. The caption describes him as: an opium dealer operating with large quantities of faked opium and cocaine. The images themselves are of excellent quality, beautifully composed and in many cases, quite artistic. 2. Albert Stewart Warnkin is listed in the NSW Police Gazette of 10 November 1920, as charged with attempting to carnally know a girl eight years old. 3. This photograph was apparently taken in the aftermath of a raid led by Chief Bill Mackay – later to be Commissioner of Police – on a house at 74 Riley Street, ‘lower Darlinghurst’. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. Harry Williams was sentenced to 12 months hard labour on March 1929 for breaking, entering and stealing. 9. 10.
The world's 20 oldest cities These cities, which are the 20 oldest continually-inhabited places on earth, are about as close to time travel as you can be on a city break (if you are able to go, that is). 20. Varanasi, India When did the earliest inhabitants settle? Situated on the west bank of the Ganges, Varanasi - also known as Benares - is an important holy city for both Hindus and Buddhists. Mark Twain (American author): "Benares is older than history, older than tradition, older even than legend, and looks twice as old as all of them put together." Read more on how to go: Twenty destinations for 2014: in pictures Twenty destinations for 2014: The Ganges, India Picture: AP Kleinkunst: Liedjesteksten/lyrics Op deze pagina kan je meer dan 680 teksten/lyrics van Nederlandstalige kleinkunst liedjes terugvinden. Kleinkunst is een term die Nederlandstalige muziek, zangers en tekstschrijvers omschrijft. Kleinkunst houdt het midden tussen folk en cabaret. Het woord kleinkunst komt oorspronkelijk uit het Duits en is de door Jean-Louis Pisuisse (Nederlandse cabaretier in het begin van 20e eeuw) overgenomen omschrijving van het Franse begrip cabaret-artistique (kunst in een kroeg), later een aanduiding voor de amusementskunst in het algemeen. Kleinkunst was vooral eind jaren '60 en in de jaren '70 algemeen populair en trok vooral aandacht met zowel traditionele, in een Vlaams dialect gezongen folk (de Antwerpse Wannes van de Velde, de Gentse Walter de Buck en de West-Vlaamse Willem Vermandere) als het nieuwere Nederlandstalige chanson (o.a. Alle aanwezige liedjesteksten (lyrics) mogen enkel voor persoonlijk gebruik gedownload worden. Ambrozijn (Tom Theuns, Wouter Vandenabeele, Wim Claeys, ...) Armand
Holiday Design Inspirations The holidays are a busy time for designers everywhere. When the Christmas spirit and the expectations for the New Year fill the show windows of the world and everyone starts looking for the perfect card to offer the people they love most, it’s time to put all your creativity to work and create some truly amazing holiday-theme logos, websites, fonts, cards and objects . Here are some fabulous fonts, cards and ideas to help set all your creative powers into motion. Cards with a twist These days, people are used to cards that can talk, play music, and even dance, but sometimes, simple print postcards with a great design and a little folding (and unfolding) technique will do the trick. This simple and stylish card by Tuukka Koivisto opens up into a fun Season’s greetings poster. Check out this fabulous card that turns into a Christmas ornament by Samira Selod Fonts and logos I just love the perfect simplicity of design, color scheme and message in this 2010 New Year’s card by Fernando José Pérez
Photoshopped celebs in holiday photos Beautiful Lavender Farm » World Travel Guide Check out these glorious pictures of lavender fields. You may already know this, but lavenders (Lavandula) are a genus of 39 species of flowering plants in the mint family, Lamiaceae. An Old World genus, it is distributed across Africa, the Mediterranean, South-West Asia, Arabia, Western Iran and South-East India. It is thought the genus originated in Asia but is now most diversified in its western distribution. The genus includes annuals, herbaceous plants, subshrubs, and small shrubs. Lavender is in bloom from mid-July to the end of August. You may also like: