Monthly Archives: April 2012

Making It / Reuse, Renew, Recycle, Assiyah, Yetzirah, Beriyah TuBishvat Seder Plate by Harriete Estel Berman

I’ve only shown about one 1/10 of the photos taken of this project.  Go to  http://www.flickr.com/photos/harriete-estel-berman/6323878375/in/set-72157627467970893/  to see all 159 of them.   Just incredible! “This set documents the development of my seder plate for an exhibition at the Contemporary … Continue reading

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Artist of the Day / Carstiuc / illustrator, drawer, sketcher / Romania

Here is a list of the various mediums that Carstiuc works it: animation book illustrations collage digital work engraving mixed technique photography sketches            http://carstiuc.wordpress.com

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Making It / Victorian Steampunk Amusement Carousel Lamp With Vintage Style Bulb / Mike Smith

I love using ‘found’ objects. I’ve mounted this wooden spindle on a metal plate ‘found’ at a Cosi sandwich shop. There is a small motor beneath the plate that turns at 55 rpm (about once a second). This turns the … Continue reading

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Artist of the Day / Tracy Jager (livingferal) / Vancouver, British Columbia

`…Living Feral collages are straight from another world. Handcrafted and made out of vintage materials, they will remind you of that time you dreamed about that thing that you can’t remember but you were there and you promise it was … Continue reading

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Artist of the Day / D.L. Marian / Hatfield, Pennsylvania

Donna has many more ‘Gothic Dead Dolls’ to be seen at: http://www.darkcreation.com/availableitems.html “Before I became a monster maker, I spent my life as a writer/musician. Here are a few videos of me with my bandmate Rude. “http://www.darkcreation.com/infoevents/mymusic.html “ONE OF A KIND … Continue reading

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Making It / Asteroid Miner Spaceship ZXCVB 109q Floor Lamp With Vintage Style Bulb and Solar Powered Propeller / Mike Smith

You’ve probably read about some company that claims to be ‘working’ on a spaceship that they ‘claim’ will be used to mine metals from asteriods!! I say they are bogus! And too late besides. I already have a prototype (well, … Continue reading

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Artist of the Day / Jayni Lovechild / Yorkshire, England

Jayni combines two of my current favorite things–Dress-up, and Steampunk. “At the Boudoir we have a myriad of beautiful and unusual designs for your every desire and delectation…sweeping tulle burlesque bustle skirts, amazing striped Carnivale corset jackets, sumptuous ruffled shrugs, … Continue reading

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Artist of the Day / Tom Jaszczak / Montana

“I am currently working in Montana, balancing two bodies of work.  All the work in my shop is either fired in a kiln fueled by wood, which results in a very unique surface. Or it is fired in a soda … Continue reading

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Artist of the Day / Sarah Allegra / Los Angeles, CA

“My name is Sarah Allegra. I am a conceptual, fine art photographer and self-portrait artist in Los Angeles. I take photos to tell stories, to show raw emotions, and to move my audience. I am heavily inspired by fairy tales, … Continue reading

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Making It / Found Metal Artifact Desk Lamp Number 19 / Mike Smith

I love using ‘found’ objects. I mounted these two found metal pieces on a Cocobolo hardwood base. Perfect on the desk of the confident, self assured person you are. Or, at least, maybe you know someone that does describe who … Continue reading

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