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3D Street Art by Leon Keer

3D Street Art by Leon Keer

In the last couple of years artist Leon Keer has been creating 3D street paintings for street art events all over the world. Keer’s 3D art is painted on the surface and has to be viewed from the correct vantage point to understand the image without it looking distorted. Keer believes that being involved in the art and taking […]

Pop Up Shop Glasgow

Pop Up Shop Glasgow

Last night’s Pop Up shop in Glasgow at the Kelvingrove Cafe was awesome!  It was a great atmosphere buzzing with people eager to see the new products and meet the designers behind these creations. The venue itself fitted the pop up shops ethos well with its trendy appeal and lighting that conveniently helped to illuminate each […]

True Love Never Dies – it only increases in value

True Love Never Dies – it only increases in value

A rare painting last seen 100 years ago, is set to appear at auction this July. Edward Burne-Jones’ ‘Love Among The Ruins’ True Love Never Dies depicts a couple in dramatic embrace, the very spirit of Browning’s 1855 elegiac poem, on which the painting is based. ‘Love Among The Ruins’ by Edward Burne-Jones Around them an ancient […]

Instant 3D Printed Shoes

Instant 3D Printed Shoes

Pavla Podsednikova a designer from Prague, Czech Republic has created these striking concept shoes which hints at the future possibility of 3D Printing custom designed shoes. The concept would not only allow for custom styling but also benefiting the perfect shoe size. Smaller more portable 3D scanners are being made available and so its possible that having your foot scanned making a digital copy […]

POP UP Shop

POP UP Shop

I love how pop up shops just POP UP, there so spontaneous and full of poppyness. These amazing impulsive initiatives by designers and makers are great. It adds variety by taking the norm and jazzing it up, whats there today wont be there tomorrow making pop up shops a special experience. In Glasgow there is going to be a pop up shop […]

sugru and my shoes

sugru and my shoes

Look at my shoes! Now you may have released that these shoes are not squeaky new and have seen quite a bit of action but there not for the bin yet, they have plenty of life in them, Theres not even a hole at the button yet. You may have also realised that there is a slight lacing problem […]

Artist Silas Stoddard

Artist Silas Stoddard

An inquisitive wanderer, optimistic dreamer and artistic chameleon, Silas Stoddard’s paintings are eclectic reflections of the world around him. This self-confessed hyperactive kid used art to focus his creativity.  Years later his love of exploring – fuelled by a magical childhood spent in America and Germany – is unmistakeable in his artwork. Now based in […]

Well-Heeled Bitches

Well-Heeled Bitches

No, I’ve not got my sexist hat on. This lol was brought to you courtesy of David Kemp, whose latest work is being shown at the Kilmorack Gallery in Inverness, this April. His provocatively titled Well-Heeled Bitches is part of The Art of Humour, an exhibition exploring belly laughs in art. Well-Heeled Bitches, David Kemp The […]

The Sleep of The Lovers

The Sleep of The Lovers

As our modern lifes are busy as it is and are increasingly polluted with seemingly never-ending to-do lists, an eight-hour-sleep is soon to become an urban legend. So, strugling to find the time for enough sleep, not many of us give much of a thought of how we sleep. Or is it so? Austrian artist […]

Lynsey Brownlow

Lynsey Brownlow

Lynsey Brownlow a product design student studying at the University of Dundee and soon to be graduate has designed in collaboration with her fellow students John Thomson and James Rice, Sound Sculpted a curious device that combines music and…pottery. The aim of the project was to make ‘sound solid’. While researching Brownlow, Thomson and Rice found that music produces an emotional response that is […]