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10 Office Design Tips to Foster Creativity. Design Matters On vacation, would you ever choose a hotel with fluorescent lighting and drab grey rooms?

10 Office Design Tips to Foster Creativity

The answer is obvious. But plenty of small-business owners forget simple things when it comes to office design. Exactly how do the smartest, most… more IMAGE: Turnstone Let the Inmates Run the Asylum Allowing your employees to bring in personal items, family photos (or even their dogs), costs nothing--and provides instant benefits. Play Anthropologist How do you choose the environment that's best for your team? Adopt Urban Zoning Channel your inner urban planner and think in terms of zones. Brand Your Space With Objects Align your space with your brand and culture through the use of iconic objects. 15 stimulating design offices to stir the senses. In the design world, office design is increasingly becoming a big deal.

15 stimulating design offices to stir the senses

For some creative agencies, long gone are the days of dull and drab cubicle spaces, with employers realising that creative surroundings can have a direct effect on their employees' creativity. Illustration. 16 Origami Pieces to Buy or DIY for Your Home. Ahh, the magical decorating powers of origami.

16 Origami Pieces to Buy or DIY for Your Home

Who would have thought breathtaking home accessories and art could come together with just some paper and a little elbow grease? Some origami projects take a little patience, but even if you don’t have any of that, we’ve got you covered with some origami-inspired products just waiting to be purchased. The 100 best iPad apps. We've gathered together the very best iPad apps in Apple's App Store – and many are free.

The 100 best iPad apps

You're sure to find a timelessly brilliant app that meets your needs, saving you the hassle of searching through the hundreds of thousands available. Whether you're looking to design on your iPad, carry out research, find inspiration, or improve your task management and productivity there are tons of iPad apps in our list. So here goes, in no particular order... 01. Adobe Capture CC Price: Free Packed with useful features to work alongside apps like Adobe Photoshop CC and Illustrator CC, Adobe Capture CC lets users extract colour themes from photos and convert images into vector graphics. 02. Watch 'The Maker': A Stop-Motion Short About Life, Loss, and Not Sex Dolls. Paper art: 35 beautiful examples. We may live in a digital world, but our love affair with paper has by no means diminished.

Paper art: 35 beautiful examples

Here are some great of examples of paper art being used imaginatively within contemporary design, bringing paper out of its comfort zone and being used as a creative outlet rather than just a means of delivery... 01. Atlantis This beautiful, underwater paper world was created graphic design and illustration studio Zim & Zou back in 2013. The project was commissioned by French luxury brand Hermès, who hired the team to design the windows for the re-opening of its store located in Rodeo Drive, Beverly Hills. 02.

Brazil-based illustration agency D'Avila Studio created this vibrant paper art piece as part of Fiat Motors campaign to promote its new SUV, the Dobló Adventure. 03. The amount of detail in this paper dragon blows our minds. 04. 05. 360° Book Japanese artist and designer Yusuke Oono creates books that open up to tell their stories as a multi-layered 3D scene. 06. 07. 08. 09. Fantastic Ornamental Paper Quilling by Yulia Brodskaya. Yulia Brodskaya is an artist, born in Moscow (Russia), now based in the UK.

Fantastic Ornamental Paper Quilling by Yulia Brodskaya

She used to be interested in various practices like textile painting, origami, collage and fine art. After she did an MA in Graphic Communication at the University of Hertfordshire, she experimented with her various interests. She combined the ones she liked most which includes typography, paper and highly detailed hand-made craft objects. The technique used to make these pieces of art is called paper quilling, also known as paper filigree, paper scrolling or paper rolling.

But does it float. Ancient Chinese geography - TEDb. Ancient Chinese geography Objective Students will demonstrate their knowledge of Ancient Chinese geography by forming tableaus to represent Chinese geography passed down from the Chinese Creation Myth.

Ancient Chinese geography - TEDb

Materials Needed Computers and a projector Lesson Directions. How to tie a Turk's Head. Uses: The Turk's Head (ABOK # 1303 - 5, p 232) is widely used as a slide, or woggle, for scout's scarves.

How to tie a Turk's Head

Tying it: The Turk's Head is usually tied around the hand. For the demonstration here, the braiding was performed round a piece of wood and the work was rotated as the braiding advanced. Pinterest. Pin by Mari Gjetmundsen on making and creating. Pinterest. Pinterest. "Exploding Box" Class... Exploding Box Class - "An Exploding Year" - by Anso Please feel free to use these instructions to make your own boxes.

"Exploding Box" Class...

You are free to link to this page from any forum etc if you wish. Please do NOT copy this information and/or photos to use for your own classes/forums/webpages without permission. Please also note that I'm not claiming that I have invented the exploding box, but these simple step-by-step instructions and photos are mine.Class Supply list: Pinterest. Esther Hörchner Illustrator. Esther H rchner Illustrator.