Garden statues

51 Garden Statues To Add An Artistic Touch To Your Outdoor Decor

Think of them as art for your garden. Garden statues are the perfect accessory to enhance and intensify the intended mood of an outdoor space or sunroom. Whether you are looking to infuse your backyard with a bit of humour, balance the composition of your landscaping, or draw attention to specific aspects of your outdoor … Continue reading 51 Garden Statues To Add An Artistic Touch To Your Outdoor Decor

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Isol on Experimental Picture Books, Visual Literacy and The Infinitely Yielding Picture

Isol on Experimental Picture Books, Visual Literacy and The Infinitely Yielding Picture (printmag.com)

From where does visual literacy first spring? Picture books. A child splayed comfortably on a parent's lap, is exquisitely attuned to "reading" every element of design: typography, line, shape, colour. Heard aloud, the spare text of a picture book hangs over the scene, casting it in amber.

The need to belong (+ a new project in the works)

When I was in primary school, a few of my classmates would start up not-so-secret clubs, and inevitably they’d have all the cool kids in it. Knowing that there was a secret club (they did a crap job of covering it up, really), I was bewildered – why wasn’t I invited? Source: The need to … Continue reading The need to belong (+ a new project in the works)

Buying These Photos Funds Charitable Projects Where They Were Taken — Design News

These days, there are plenty of places to buy art online. Gallery site Photocircle stands out from the rest by funding educational, environmental, and development projects in the regions where the photos were taken, effectively allowing the subjects of the work to benefit. Source: Buying These Photos Funds Charitable Projects Where They Were Taken — … Continue reading Buying These Photos Funds Charitable Projects Where They Were Taken — Design News

Ghibli’s ‘Ronja, The Robber’s Daughter’ Series Headed to Amazon Prime

Amazon is expanding its original animation offerings with the Emmy-winning Ghibli series "Ronja, The Robber's Daughter." The post Ghibli’s ‘Ronja, The Robber’s Daughter’ Series Headed to Amazon Prime appeared first on Cartoon Brew . Source: Ghibli’s ‘Ronja, The Robber’s Daughter’ Series Headed to Amazon Prime

Street Art – Newtown Canvas

Newtown sometimes feels like a modern contemporary museum of art; the show is on the street.  The following pieces have popped up over the last week or so, and I noticed them on my morning walk. These three pieces are street poster art.  The posters are usually handmade or printed graphics on thin paper.   Please post … Continue reading Street Art – Newtown Canvas