Smart Textiles

Smart Textiles

New tech is awesome! It comes in many forms and is limited only by our imagination. Being creatives we have quite a big imagination which is great news for making new projects. Some of the new tech that I find particular awesome is smart textiles which includes self repairing fabrics, water soluble textiles and environmental […]

Minime

Minime

Why would you not want a mini version of yourself? Thanks to Japanese company Fotofig you can now make mini versions of yourself, your children, your pets or whatever else you want to make a mini version of. So how do you make a mini 3D Printed person? You take a number of photos of […]

Laneylost

Laneylost

Worcester born photographer Stuart Lane aka Laneylost captures fantastic images of the moment. Laneylost’s journey into the world of photography was actually accidental, he needed some stock images for a website he was building and began taking photographs and from there his collection of images has grown substantially. Laneylost’s preferred style of photographing is ‘in […]

Spheksophobia…?*

Spheksophobia…?*

* A fear of wasps.  If you are not of a bug friendly disposition,  you might blanch a little at what’s coming next (if the title pic didn’t get you first)… Artist sculptor, creator of steampunk inspired contraptions and other oddities, Nik’s latest work includes, among other things, hornets, spiders, and he has recently accepted […]

Windows 8 and your Mental Health

Windows 8 and your Mental Health

It was the 5th January 2013, the beginning of a new year! I was searching for an affordable but reliable computer when I discovered a Fujitsu online selling for £370.00. I read the spec and said Ah! this fits the bill, affordable, powerful enough for my needs, wont break and then came the next question. […]

How to write an Amazon Kindle Book

How to write an Amazon Kindle Book

Ever wondered how to write an Amazon Kindle Book? Or just need some tips on how to write an ebook? Well heres the Pinso guide from experience. At Pinso we feature a lot of graduates work because graduates are more skilled and ambitious than ever before and so we want to talk about their fantastic […]

Treasured Possessions by Fay McGlashan

Treasured Possessions by Fay McGlashan

How do you perceive value? Is it how much an item cost you to buy? Sentimental value? Would you place as much value on a plastic childhood toy as you would a diamond ring? The things that we consider precious are held close to our hearts for reasons that are many and various. The notion […]

Artist David Munroe

Artist David Munroe

Glasgow born Abstract Expressionist and Landscape painter David Munroe creates wonderful artwork that is visually striking with its contrasting colours and imagery. Munroe’s artwork appears energetic and strong as well as delicate with hidden details within his work. Sailing Into the Sun Munroe takes his inspiration from a number of areas including natural and made […]

Thank you Paul Knott!

Thank you Paul Knott!

Ignorance hurts like a kick to the head that’s why Pinso is giving a BIG thank you to Business turnaround specialist and author of Ouch!: What you don’t know about money and why it matters (more than you think) Paul Knott for writing a series of fantastic and informative articles on finance that will spare you […]

Design Classics

Design Classics

Martin Campbell of the Rag and Bone workshop spent a week constructing furniture design classics in his own signature style. Using upcycled materials, Campbell has reproduced design classics such as Eames giving the project a familiar but Campbell twist to the design. Campbell challenged himself with this project by giving himself limited time and materials […]