Dazzled at Dovecot

Dazzled at Dovecot

  Dazzle Contemporary Jewellery Exhibitions is dedicated to showing the best of contemporary designer jewellery.  Organizing  four exhibitions a year in Glasgow, Edinburgh, London and Manchester,  they show work in a wide range of materials from gold and silver to paper, plastics and textiles. Committed to showing the work of young makers at the point […]

Cut food photography by Beth Galton and Charlotte Omnes

Cut food photography by Beth Galton and Charlotte Omnes

In the words of Homer Simpson ‘mmmm cross sectional food’   Cut Food, an interesting, yummy and funny collaborative project by creative photographers Beth Galton and Charlotte Omnes. The cut food project exposes real life cross sectional views of our food, from noodles to coffee its all there. If you have ever wondered what those noodles looked […]

Soft Light by Simon Frambach

Soft Light by Simon Frambach

German Product Designer Simon Frambach‘s has created this fantastic Soft Light that can be used as a warm glowing pillow. The Soft Light can also be squeezed into gaps to hold doors open or prop up feet, tables…whatever you need propping up! The squashy lamp proves useful in a number of settings like helping to prop […]

3D Print Failures

3D Print Failures

3D Printing is awesome! Its a fast accurate way of making prototypes and in the future it maybe something much more! 3D Printing technology is ever evolving, adapting and reaching new fabulous Star Treky heights. But we must never forget that in the name of progress there are casualties… The Art of 3D Print Failures […]

costume design JURASSIC PARK

costume design JURASSIC PARK

When I first saw Jurassic Park I was just a little boy and I thought the dinosaurs where real! And now as an adult who has just seen the fantastic video below I now know that those dinosaurs where indeed fantastic costumes BUT I was still surprised to find that there was a man inside […]

TOMT Design

TOMT Design

It never ceases to amaze me how inventive people can be. Check out these fab upcycled creations by T.OM.T, using materials collected from ‘wherever’ they give old objects new life! The T.O.M.T. crew keep their eyes open for ‘objects of desire’ which may include used crutches, 1970’s vacuum bags, Christmas lights among other desirable objects. Look at […]

Chineasy

Chineasy

Chineasy, a creative approach to learning languages. London based, Taipei born ShaoLan has created a fantastic learning tool for people who want to learn Chinese as a language (people like me!!). Chinese characters are as beautiful as they are complex making them fantastically wonderful to gaze at. But! Stare at it all day long and […]

Of Witches and Wicked Bodies

Of Witches and Wicked Bodies

  The Witches’ Rout (The Carcass), often attributed to Agostino Veneziano Witches and Wicked Bodies is an exploration of how witches and witchcraft have been depicted by artists over the past 500 years, including works by Albrecht Dürer, Francisco de Goya and William Blake, plus pieces by 20th century artists such as Paula Rego and Kiki […]

Q&A with Dana Jasinkeviča

Q&A with Dana Jasinkeviča

Somewhere in cyberspace we got a hold of Dana, who you might remember as the creator of the LoliPOPE collection. Her location is as hard to predict as her creative imagination. Based in Latvia, where she is studying Fashion Design in the Art Academy of Latvia, now she is in Utah, US but in September […]

Knife Edge: Cooper Gallery

Knife Edge: Cooper Gallery

From the 29 August – 21 September the Cooper Gallery will be exhibiting Knife Edge Press: The Complete Works (so far). The exhibition will showcase the fantastic collaborative partnership of Mel Gooding and artist Bruce McLean. The on going creative partnership will be displayed alongside ephemera generated during their twenty-eight years of creative exchange and […]