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1 hr ago | Independent Weekly
From a distance, the hand-painted black- and-white signage, on a wall beneath a stairwell and just north of Cuban Revolution restaurant, looks like an advertisement from the 1940s and '50s: Hamburgers are 15 cents, tuna sandwiches, 10. "You see, the background color is not chipped; it's been painted to make it look chipped, and then whitewashed to make it look faded. And you can see the chalk marks" - guidelines for the person painting the letters on the wall.
1 hr ago | Trend Hunter Magazine
This upcycled beard comb was originally a vinyl record. Sold by Estonia-based Upstairs Shop, the Grably comb is the perfect personal grooming tool for hipsters or those with a penchant for vintage items.
3 hrs ago | Bizcommunity
Based in Irene, Centurion, Open Window Institute specialises in tertiary education in the fields of design studies, film arts and interactive arts and offers a BA degree, Honours degree, One Year Programmes, Short Learning Programmes and Short Courses.
I have not noticed animosity against Times New Roman or Arial. They maybe over used by some people but they are useful fonts.
VIA Metropolitan Transit customers can enjoy at least one of the comforts of home while waiting for a ride at three new public art bus shelters located near the intersection of Guadalupe and Brazos streets on the West Side. Painted in an array of bright colors including orange, lime green and purple, the shelters were designed to evoke front porches.
The awnings are up for two new stores: 1. Eyeglasses 99, in the old Metro PCS at 266 Kingston at Lincoln. It appears to be the second branch of an eyewear store on Coney Island Avenue in Midwood.
It isn't entirely original. As Matt Fortuna detailed in this piece last week, schools have been using graphic design and creating fake magazine covers for a while now to amuse and impress recruits.
As entrepreneurs, we all know people friends or acquaintances who could benefit from our professional assistance. But unless they specifically ask for help, beginning the conversation can be awkward.
Lee-Ann Donaldson decided to set up her Not Just Paper Boutique business selling her own handmade papercut art in February A mother of two has turned her skilled hands to a craft business which has resulted in her being nominated for a national competition. Lee-Ann Donaldson decided to set up her Not Just Paper Boutique business selling her own handmade papercut art in February.
Such is the demand for works by Huddersfield-born artist Ian Berry, who uses fabric from denim jeans to create portraits, installations and urban landscapes, that almost all of the works in a new London exhibition were sold before the doors opened Such is the demand for works by Huddersfield-born artist Ian Berry, who uses fabric from denim jeans to create portraits, installations and urban landscapes, that almost all of the works in a new London exhibition were sold before the doors opened. In fact, Ian says he often has to tell callers to his studio in Sweden, where he now lives and works, that he has nothing left to sell.
Columbia has so much to offer! Picturesque parks, a thriving downtown, an abundance of cultural opportunities and the list goes on. Yet, the one thing it lacks is an official city flag.
These are examples of some of the early sketches done by Greg Harlin of Annapolis, a senior illustrator with Wood Ronsaville Harlin Inc. His final product is a mixed media painting called "The Bombardment of Fort McHenry," which he created for the U.S. Postal Service. It is the design for a commemorative stamp scheduled to be released on Saturday.
Sokolow, the screenwriter behind the likes of "Toy Story" and "Garfield: The Movie," isn't the first name that comes to mind when you think about speakers for tech conferences. He's not a software developer or a graphic designer.
Workforce Development at Raritan Valley Community College is offering graphic design courses this fall. The classes listed below will be held at the College's Branchburg campus.
A CONCERT pianist who faces allegations he harassed a best selling author has claimed he is the victim of a vendetta by her. Graeme McNaught, 54, said the writer Janice Galloway had conspired to have him charged by police following a number of incidents.
For the Bustier Autumn/Winter 2013-2014 line, talented graphic designer Alberto Sevesco created a series of lingerie ad posters that combined the fluidity of watercolor with models dressed up in lacy undergarments. The campaign images beautifully merge photography with paint to create a series of surreal illustrations.
There are clocks, plates and cat toys that pay homage to vinyl records as a medium, so it's certainly not too far a stretch to hear that Estonia-based Upstairs Shop is recycling vinyl records and reincarnating them as combs. Made by product designer Pavel Sidorenko and graphic designer / ceramist Maria Sidorenko, the Grably is the latest creation from the duo's well-designed object and reuse obsessions.
Updated: Wed Sep 17, 2014 05:45 am
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