Edinburgh Mini Maker Faire

Edinburgh Mini Maker Faire

The Edinburgh Mini Maker Faire on Sunday was fab! There was so many wonderful exhibitors there with their wonderful projects! It was also very very busy, jam packed and buzzing with energy. The variety of makers there was awesome, its amazing to see so many people doing so many amazing different things. Some familiar faces where there too that include the […]

One Cycle One sew

One Cycle One sew

Hannah Brackston a Glasgow based visual artist creates engaging and exciting work. Brackston graduated from the Glasgow School Art in 2011 and received the David Harding Public Art prize for her fab work. As a socially engaging artist Brackston’s works are based around  public environments, her unusual creations strike an inquisitive note with the public motivating them to get involved. Brackston aims to use public […]

Dundee JAMD

Dundee JAMD

The Duncan of Jordanstone’s Jewellery & Metal Design (JAMD) department’s forthcoming graduates have collectively launched their very own Kickstarter project SPREAD THE DUNDEE JAMD. The project aim, to fund graduating students of the JAMD department to travel and exhibit at New Designers in London…in June! The jewellery design department are looking to show off their fab work […]

DanYELL

DanYELL

Printed Textile Design graduate of the Duncan of Jordanstone School of Art and Design Danielle Cassells creates quirky vibrantly coloured pattern designs for her label DanYELL. These colourful mustache brooches titled Nice ‘tache look great! The fun shape and bright colours are offset nicely with the packaging featuring a black and white image of Salvador Dalí. Wearing these  little mustache brooches definitely echoes a funky and friendly […]

Pinso Creative Collaboration

Pinso Creative Collaboration

The Pinso Collaboration Boards have been dreamed up to encourage creatives to work together on exciting new projects, build a creative society, support economic growth and enrich cultural life.   Collaboration is an opportunity to gain more experience, knowledge, skills and kudos. Through collaboration you will double your creative productivity, increase your network of like minded creative’s and produce exciting new […]

PINSO TELL THE FUTURE CREATIVE GRADUATES BOOK01

PINSO TELL THE FUTURE CREATIVE GRADUATES BOOK01

PINSO TELL THE FUTURE CREATIVE GRADUATES BOOK 01 PDF Now available on the Amazon Kindle I started Pinso in 2012 to exhibit the fantastic work of graduate, new and emerging creatives worldwide. My inspiration for book  is the hard work and dedication of the creative graduates featured in Tell The Future. I wanted to create a book […]

C Thru Smoke Diving Helmet

C Thru Smoke Diving Helmet

Omer Haciomeroglu a Master’s graduate of Advanced Product Design from Umeå Institute of Design and has created this fantastic concept titled C-Thru that aims to tackle the problems faced by fire fighters. C-Thru is a Smoke Diving Helmet designed to aid firefighters during smoke diving search and rescue missions. Diving into a searing hot burning building that is packed with smoke is just […]

Stamp Boats Stamp Flags Stamp Buildings

Stamp Boats Stamp Flags Stamp Buildings

Gloucestershire based artist Rachel Markwick creates striking collages using stamps. From a far the textured planes of colour make up a visible form such as the flags shown below. It is only when you have a closer look that you realise that the  textured appearance is the result of hundreds of stamps being cut, chopped and pasted together to create […]

The Protector by Rachel Boston

The Protector by Rachel Boston

London based jewellery designer maker Rachel Boston creates fascinating pieces of jewellery that are inspired by nature, contemporary culture and high fashion to celebrate both the beautiful and the damned. Boston’s recent collection titled The Protector is inspired by the aggressive looking exoskeletons of beetles and scorpions.  Infusing these natural elements with ‘sophistication and rock ‘n’ roll’ has resulted in these compelling […]

Medical costumes Katarzyna Konieczka

Medical costumes Katarzyna Konieczka

Costume and avant grade fashion designer Katarzyna Konieczka creates collections that provoke a powerful emotional reaction in the viewer.  The costumes displayed show people that appear to be trapped by the costume itself in a form of torture or medieval dentistry. The metallic fixtures that wrap the face and body produce a frightening visual with the highly polished struts appearing to pierce the […]