3D Valentines Day Card Tutorial Origami Cherry Blossom Tutorial ⬇⬇Expand for more info! ⬇⬇ Hi people! in this video I will show you how to make a cherry blossom from 1 piece of paper. If you need to learn to make a pentagon, please check out my recent video on that and come back :) Thanks for watching! Matthew DiVito // MOTION // GRAPHIC // DESIGN // Animated Gifs 03 Featured on Creative Review: "The reanimated gif" Featured on The Creators Project: "Mr. Div And His Fantastical Geometric GIFs" Featured on Fast Company's Co.DESIGN: "11 Hypnotic GIFs By A Master Of The Art Form" Anne Robin: Los Angeles Calligrapher, Hand Written Calligraphy, Wedding Invitations A couple of months ago, a client contacted me wanting a very special holiday card that would send holiday wishes to her family and friends, and also announce the birth of their third child. She had some ideas about what she wanted, and sent me a Pinterest board with different ideas that she had collected. She loved a watercolor sketch of the Elton John lyrics “How wonderful life is now you’re in the world,” and also pinned a paint splattered envelope, so I took those ideas and ran with them.
Shadow Box Photo Display for Photographers Need help turning your post-vacation keepsake clutter into a divine display? Our resident do-it-yourself expert, Ashley Campbell, has just what you’ve been looking for: As spring break and summer approach many families begin planning vacations and time to just enjoy being together. In my family unpacking from a trip often includes trying to find places to store or display random keepsakes we’ve picked up along the way. A shadow box is a great way to show off those little items in an clean and classy way. Filling your shadow box with too many pictures or items and result in framed collection of clutter.
DIY Wedding Invitations If you want to make your own wedding invitations, but aren't sure what's involved or where to begin, we're here to help! We have all the materials and resources you'll need to create beautiful, personal DIY wedding invitations. Below you'll learn more about our extensive collection of paper and envelopes, decorative embellishments, crafting tools, and online resources that will help you through the invitation process. Early in the wedding planning process, make sure to see our Wedding Checklist & Stationery Timeline with an overview of when to do what for all things wedding. Paper & Envelopes Our collection of high quality cover weight cards and envelopes are perfect for invitations.
Paint chip greeting cards Like most of you, I’m sure, I tend to go through a lot of paint chips when trying to decide on a color to paint a room. And when the project is done, I toss the paint chips into a box I keep in my craft room. They are the perfect “I’ll use these one day” items, right? Well I stumbled upon the box a few days ago and realized just how many I’d collected over the years. Oh the memories this pile brings back! There are the numerous shades of tan that I went through when painting the kitchen.
chineasy visual language illustrations by noma bar + shao lan apr 29, 2013 chineasy visual language illustrations by noma bar + shao lan ‘chineasy’ visual language illustrations by noma bar + shao lan‘mouth’ characterimage courtesy noma bar taiwanese artist shao lan has developed ‘chineasy’, a method which allows non-chinese readers to learn the written language by understanding the basic letter-form and meaning in a visual manner. once a few groups of primary cornerstone chinese characters known as radicals can be recognized, users are then able to combine the symbols and easily learn dozens of additional shapes and expressions. ‘mountain’ characterimage courtesy noma bar ‘moon’ characterimage courtesy noma bar Blog - Huguette Despault May It seems like I've been "finishing" this final Hawser drawing for weeks now - and actually - I have been! There are inumerable subtle adjustments to make, constantly checking tone against tone, shape against shape, edge against edge. I'm working to adjust shifts of emphasis and finessing shapes until, finally, the whole reads fully balanced. It's a time of great energy and high interest.
Free People Clothing Boutique Blog UPDATE: This post originally ran on March 23 2011, but with summer winding down we wanted to bring it back up for some late summer inspiration! a fellow fp girl sent this to me a couple weeks back and i’ve been thinking about it ever since! i can think of a million reasons why these would be awesome… as apartment décor, as outdoor party décor, and – wouldn’t they be the best thing EVER for camping in general or at a festival? just let them sit in the sun all day, and they’ll last all night!
Creative Kismet » Blog Archive » little guiding stars Since the new year has started I’ve been trying to think of ways to be more kind to my self. Especially when that nasty gremlins try to creep in and stump me. I remembered this origami star video on You Tube and had to get them involved in my plan. I thought it would be fun to make a whole bunch with kind words and “you are….” phrases inside. I made 60 of them, enough to last me the whole year if I open one a week, plus a few extra just in case.