January 29, 2009

More Hot Triadic Color Schemes - Portland Monthly Magazine

Here is more evidence of the currently hot C, M, Y color scheme...
A dense illustration by Thomas Cobb for an article about Gus Van Sant in Feb. 2009's Portland Monthly Magazine.

Image source: Portland Monthly Magazine

January 19, 2009

January 16, 2009

Fully Bright and Dull

I am convinced that using color - both bright and dull - is the bomb, just like these Fully Laced laces for Nike Dunk kicks.

January 13, 2009

January 7, 2009

Is everyone on the same curly brackets bandwagon right now? Currently, I see it EVERYWHERE in design.

January 5, 2009

Doilies & Martha Stewart

Since I am a great fan of the delicate and lacy nature of doilies, I love the December 2008 Martha Stewart Magazine issue featuring none other than a variety of these intricate creations.

Image source: Martha Stewart Magazine

Mes Amies - Nice Design - Ad

I have yet to visit Mes Amies, a women's clothing store in McMinville, Oregon. Their ads and design elements, however, are excellent. I adore the pulled curtains and tassels.

Image source: mesamies.com

January 2, 2009

Nice Quote

"The soul attracts that which it secretly harbors;
that which it loves, and also that which it fears."

James Allen: Author and lecturer on personal and business productivity

January 1, 2009

40-Second Transitional Video - SEASONS


Check out this video showing a one-year progression of seasons in 40 seconds! This video is a group of merged photographs from Eirik Solheim's back yard. Solheim is a Norwegian project manager for the Norwegian Broadcasting Corporation.

One year in 40 seconds from Eirik Solheim on Vimeo.