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Some_People_by_MumblingIdiot-the-luke-ferenc-pearson-blog-person-comic-.jpg (JPEG Image, 900x5056 pixels) Exercises for Fiction Writers - Page 2. Post-apocalyptic California: The Accidental Sea by Ransom Riggs. Song Map - Good Enough To Get Lost In - The Big Picture - NME.COM - The world's fastest music news service, music videos, interviews, photos and free stuff to win. This is so cool. Art and design people Dorothy have come up with Songmap, a litho print of an imaginary streetmap made up of song titles. Highway To Hell stretches past Itchycoo Park, Heartbreak Hotel can be found on Alphabet Street and take a left off Penny Lane to find 22 Acacia Avenue. The map comes with an A-Z, and they've even made a Spotify playlist of all the song titles featured. I've also embedded some of the tracks within the image below - hover over to stream the songs. These prints are available to buy from Wearedorothy. But can you think of any songs they've overlooked from their rock and roll streetmap...?

Sculptures | Wood Sculpture | Kinetic Sculpture | David C. Roy. BIG-ASS MESSAGE. The Astounding Design Of Eixample, Barcelona. Constructed in the early 20th century, Eixample is a district of the Spanish city of Barcelona known for the urban planning that divided the district into octagonal blocks. Influenced by a range of schools of architecture, Eixample Barcelona was designed in a grid pattern with long streets, wide avenues, and rounded street corners.

Despite being in the center of a thriving European metropolis, the district provides improved living conditions for inhabitants including extensive sun light, improved ventilation, and more open green space for public use. And of course, the result from the grid-like structure is astounding from above: Futuristic Goth Art by Schichigoro Shingo – with Exclusive Interview. Shichigoro-Shingo is a Japanese illustrator, working as a freelancer. His illustrations have a particular feel, combining goth looks, futuristic feels of metal and screws, with nature elements, such as animals and plants. Although he doesn’t use advanced software, as he declared himself, only an old version of Photoshop, the artwork looks very professional and detailed, emphasizing the natural talents and many hours of practice. The following showcase will illustrate 40 of his fascinating works, proving the above mentioned. “Kuma-Kinocom” Q: Hello Shichigoro!

Welcome to community. A: I’m Shichigoro-Shingo, a freelance Illustrator working and living in Japan. Q: Your illustrations seem to combine the technology with the traditional subjects, such as metal birds… Where do you get your inspiration from? “Sakana-Kikai” Q: What software do you use and how long does it take to complete such a creation? “Usagi-Kikai” Q: Do you have any ongoing projects? “Kikai to Wakaba” “Kami-Kaze-2″ Kai. Rain maker. Bulletin. Email marketing software for web designers. 50+ Kick-butt Book Cover Designs. Adderall Canyonly.

60 Highly Clever Minimal Logo Designs. Depending on the flavor of your business, your logo may appear big and flashy, bold and colorful or just plain simple and clever. In this roundup, I’ve turned the spotlight towards the more simple and clever logo styles that leave a strong impression. As simplistic as they may appear, there is genius behind these 60 highly clever minimal logo designs.

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When putting a showcase of inspiration together, I often find myself picking a couple of favorites out of the bunch. Written by Shawn Ramsey. Giant Paper Rose Flower. If you loved the beautiful DIY wedding this morning and Nata’s gorgeous paper flower bouquets, you are in luck as Nata is sharing how she crafted them with us! She was inspired by a template created by Morgan Levine on Martha Stewart (as was I in the flowers I created for this styled shoot). I just love that this basic idea has inspired different brides to create their own version of giant paper flowers – you might remember these equally awesome giant paper flowers from this wedding I shared last year. :) Thanks so much Nata for sharing how you created your giant pink paper rose + special thanks to Studio Castillero for the photos of the DIY + her wedding! Materials (to make one giant rose) Step 1: Cut the petals Cut 5-6 teardrop petals and 15-6 heart-shaped petals from the petal colored crepe paper.

IMPORTANT: Crepe paper is directional so it matters which way you’re cutting the paper. Make sure the grain is vertical when you’re cutting the flower pieces. Step 2: Cut the leaves + calyx. 50 Free Photoshop Brush Sets Everyone Should Have. How to Create Your Own Planets Using Your Panoramas. Scene opens to solar winds gently blowing intergalactic tumbleweeds past the open porch door. An eerie quiet blankets the solar system. We don’t know about you, but ever since those astronomers kicked Pluto out of the party, we’ve been feeling mighty lonely over here on planet Earth. But wait! We’ve just the solution: Our pal Dirk wrote up a tutorial that shows you how to turn any panorama or landscape photograph into a full-fledged planet! Best of all, once you’ve selected an image to work with, the process takes only 5 minutes.

(Launching your new planet into solar orbit may take a bit longer.) There are special moments in the life of any photographer that suddenly change his view of his hobby (or profession). To make a long story short: The “Polar Panorama Effect” is one of my favorite ways to process photos into unique pieces of art. Two samples: Click either image to see it larger.

Looks cool, and it’s easy to do! Selecting a Source Photo for Your Planet Step 1: Resize and Rotate. Lost Type Co-op | Browse Fonts. Arkitypo Is A 3D Printed Alphabet Of Historical Typefaces. Ariktypo exhibition slideshow from johnson banks on Vimeo. 3D Printing seems to be constantly in the news lately, with The Pirate Bay recently launching its “Physibles” section dedicated to open-sourcing designs for 3D objects and the world’s first 3D printed jaw being surgically implanted as a replacement jaw for an 83-year-old lady this weekend. Elsewhere in the world of 3D prototyping, johnson banks and Ravensbourne art college have produced—another world first? —an alphabet of 3D type. Arkitypo creates 3D sculptures which explore 26 different alphabets, with each letter representing a typeface that begins with that letter. So “A” is Akzidenz Grotesk, an early sans-serif typeface from 1896 and “K”, for instance, is based on a typeface called Kabel, which was named to commemorate the newly completed transatlantic telephone cable in 1927.

The idea was to explore and push the boundaries of additive manufacturing, creating ornate, complex designs that test what the technology could do. Beginner's Guide Tutorials and Training. 26 Beautiful Free Retro Fonts. 20 PSD Tuts That Will Turn You Into A Photoshop Guru. Many people can use Photoshop, but only a select few can call themselves gurus. Learn all the methods in the 20 tutorials below and you’ll be well on your way to joining this elite. Rather than focus on tuts for beginners, intermediates or advanced users, we’ve simply chosen ones which produce jaw-dropping effects.

All of them are easy to follow, although most do require at least some prior knowledge and experience. 1. Colorful Plexi Text Effect Follow this tutorial to create dazzling, multi-layered, semi-transparent lettering, with a Perspex-like quality. 2. 3D Pixel Stretch Effect File this tutorial under “simple but effective”. 3. Turn a simple cityscape into a torrentially flooded wasteland. 4. Become the master of light and glow on Photoshop with this brief, easy-to-follow guide. 5. Use masking tools, layers, gradients and lines to turn your favorite piece of 3D text into something more colorful and commercial. 6. 7.

This tutorial is so versatile. 8. 9. 10. 11. 12. 13. 14. 15. 16. The Technique Zone: Acrylic Paint Transfer. Supplies needed: Acrylic dabbers, photocopy of an image, water spritzer bottle, paintbrush, card stock, craft sheet and heat tool (optional) Take the lid off the dabbers and brush the paint onto the card stock, ensure you get a good coverage Take your photocopied image ( remember that you will get a reverse of the image, so don't use bold words), flip it over and place it in the acrylic. Lightly press it down making sure it's smooth and not wrinkled Leave to air dry for at least 15 minutes and then if you wish give it a blast with the heat tool Only move onto this step when you are sure your paint is completely dryTake your water filled spritzer bottle, spray the back of the paper no more than two squirts, you don't want it too wet Next start to rub the paper very gently with your finger Keep rubbing and extra spritzing if you need too Eventually you will get rid of all the paper, but it does take a bit of patience as you have to be careful not to wet it too much and rub the image away.

Cheat Sheet Roundup - Over 30 Cheatsheets for developers. The Best Designs / Best Web Design Awards & CSS Gallery. CSS Drive- Categorized CSS gallery and examples. Little Boxes. CSS Cheat Sheet. Red Hot Chili Peppers' Interactive Music Video Lets You 'Look Around' The Red Hot Chili Peppers just released an interactive version of the music video for the band's latest single, "Look Around.

" The non-interactive version of the video was released on Jan. 26 and features each band member doing a full performance in his own room. In the interactive version, users can pan the camera back and forth between rooms at will, zoom in and out of different aspects — and discover hidden easter eggs that contain links to photos and videos. More and more artists are creating interactive music videos. Since Arcade Fire's epic technical achievement with the "Wilderness Downtown" in 2010, we've seen interactive videos from Devo, Bynars, OK Go, Danger Mouse and more.

The Red Hot Chili Peppers are embracing digital in a big way with the band's latest album, "I'm With You. " What do you think of the video? Search. #5edbbe #243a73 #7d197b #d13aae #ccb7c6 Find The Palettes You Love flora tints posted 11.23.11 comments 0 lit tints posted 11.17.11 comments 0 purr tones posted 11.16.11 comments 2 misty tones posted 11.15.11 comments 0 sugar cubed posted 11.12.11 comments 6 wooded tones posted 11.11.11 comments 3 produced tones posted 11.11.11 comments 0 wound brights posted 11.10.11 comments 3 ShareThis Copy and Paste.

Decorative Paper Lanterns. God's Gif. Simen Johan. Wem ist langweilig? - Fun Pics bei iSNiCHWAHR. Dream Worlds Revealed On Canvas. Along with some magnificent dreams, Jacek Yerka finds inspiration for his masterful paintings from his childhood memories: the places, remembered feelings and smells of 1950′s Poland. He studied fine art and graphic design before becoming a full time artist in 1980… and we’re glad he did. His paintings will take you through incredible worlds of imagination, bending reality in captivating and clever ways fit to inspire a novel or film.

See many more examples of his find paintings at See Also ENDEARING MONSTER DRAWINGS POP FROM THE SCREEN Via: Magic Mountain Hotel. Located within the Huilo Huilo Private Natural Reserve,Chile, the hotel is nestled among the natural world. The Magic Mountain Hotel in the heart of the Huilo Huilo nature reserve.

The architecture, combined with the forest setting, makes this truly a magical mountain.This hotel was made to look just like a volcano on the outside and has a waterfall which cascades down its windows and rocky walls. Wood and stone spiraled staircases as well as wooden walls and furniture are just some of the natural decorations you’ll see in and around the hotel. Hot Tubs made out of tree trunks are located in the forest; they are one of the biggest natural attractions at Magic Mountain. Histoires drôles de jouets. Most Amazing Miniature Food Artworks by Shay Aaron. Shay Aaron is a brilliant artist from Israel who makes the most astonishing miniature food jewelry. These foodstuffs look so beautiful that we would desire to eat them.

Actually, there’s a whole market out there for miniature food. Not actual stuff you can eat, but beautifully hand made designs of steaks, burgers, pies, vegetables, eggs and pretty much food artworks you can think of. Comments comments. Tastefully Offensive | Premium Funny: Shakespeare Insult Kit. LEARN. See . Saw on the Behance Network. Impressive drawings by Frank Magnotta.

These drawings by Frank Magnotta are very detailed. So take your time to discover these artworks! Share. Dice Sculptures by Tony Cragg. Check out my cool home design on Autodesk Homestyler! SUBNORMALITY! Not an insult. Still Life: Bent Objects. Death by dominoes. 179.365. Dr Julius Neubronner’s Miniature Pigeon Camera. Ten minute no-sew recycled t-shirt bag!