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Florentijn Hofman realises giant climbable aardvark

Florentijn Hofman realises giant climbable aardvark

The Burgers Zoo in Arnhem Holland commissioned Florentijn Hofman to create a piece of work that celebrates 100 years of the zoo. The Dutch artist created a gigantic aardvark spanning 30 meters long and made from concrete.  This little lovable creature has also featured in the cartoon the Pink Panther. Hofman’s giant aardvark is positioned laying on its back with a golden party hat – looks […]

Sushi Art

Sushi Art

Illustrator known as Tama-Chan has created Sushi Art and this isnt the art of making the perfect sushi, in fact it is making art from sushi. Sushi sushi sushi – say it really fast :) The Tokyo based illustrator lays the ingredients out while mentally planning how it will look in a cross section. Tama-chan […]

3D Printing and Stop motion animation films

3D Printing and Stop motion animation films

Stop motion animation films are always fantastic to watch! 3D Printing has found its way into the process and has been used to create characters, sets, movements – everything usually created by hand in a traditional stop motion animation  film. Although this is great news I hope we dont see the end of the handmade […]

Bentley and 3D Printing

Bentley and 3D Printing

Some what surprisingly that Bentley has only ‘recently’ been using 3D Printing to create prototypes. The Crewe based luxury car maker has been making mini prototypes of various parts of the car as well as finishing products for display prototypes. Bentley is a car and brand steeped in tradition and their cars see a blend […]

Beer for Nothing

Beer for Nothing

Beer for nothing, your reward for…doing nothing for 3 minutes. Amstel has created this fun, rewarding and intoxicating project to get people away from those smartphones and chat to each other – good plan! The project was created by ad agency Next-DC who where inspired by vending machines to create the project. In order to […]

Recycled Paper Rainbow Pencils by Duncan Shotton

Recycled Paper Rainbow Pencils by Duncan Shotton

    Duncan Shotton has created this fab Kickstarter project titled Rainbow Pencils. When you sharpen your pencil the shaving produce a wonderful rainbow effect! The pencils are created using recycled paper meaning that no trees had to be cut down to produce them thus saving trees! At the core of the pencil is the […]

Apple iPhone 5c

Apple iPhone 5c

And there we have it, the release of the new Apple iPhones 5c and 5s. As expected the iPhone 5s comes with a number of upgrades and options designed to project it far ahead of its rivals. Thats all fab but what actually interests me is the cheaper Apple iPhone 5c because its cheap and […]

This must be for you

This must be for you

Great project titled ThisMustBeForYou (TMBFY) is about anonymous surprise gift giving in the most unusual of places. At TMBFY they leave little gifts in public spaces for people to find and wonder..is that for me? Well of course it is, the packaging says ‘This Must Be For You’. These fab little surprises really would brighten up your […]

Costume Design The Terminator

Costume Design The Terminator

The Terminator movies feature some fantastic set, costume and puppet designs. In the videos below check out some of the ‘old school’ techniques with some modern approaches that make a very convincing p*ssed off robot with a sole duty of seeking out and destroying that pesky John Conner. Stop motion animation, puppet building and choreography as well as some piston pupping gun slinging robots […]

Velo Sock

Velo Sock

We all have socks, numerous pairs even. Maybe with an exception of those of you, dear readers, who were brought up by hippies. But other than that, socks are quite a common concept. However, some people find it needed to put socks not only on their feet but on their bikes, too. Sounds a little […]