Whatever your reason for missing the main event, you're in luck. There's a burn near you. Find it on the official regional map! Read more on MAKE The post Yearn to Burn? Find a Mini Burning Man Near You appeared first on Make: DIY Projects, How-Tos, Electronics, Crafts and Ideas for Makers.
A new exhibition of my original art has just opened at the museum of the University of the Arts in Philadelphia. The Art of James Gurney includes more than 25 oil paintings from the Dinotopia books, as well as natural science science illustrations, preliminary sketches, and maquettes. Show More Summary
Progressive literary agencies are redefining the traditional role of the agent—and finding new ways to support authors in the digital era. Here’s what savvy writers—beginning and experienced alike—should know. The post The Evolving Literary Agent: What Savvy Writers Need to Know appeared first on WritersDigest.com.
Vecteezy has provided some exclusive content for Graphic Mac readers in the past, and today they're making a pack of 36 graphs & charts available. These handy icons come in ai, eps, svg, png, and psd file formats. Read on for the link. Related posts: Free vector file: 150+ outline icons Exclusive: Free Cloud Computing Icons 200 Free vector food icons
There are always new webdesign trends gaining momentum. Who could forget parallax scrolling from a few years ago, which is still popular today? As of late, long-scrolling pages are getting more attention from site visitors. One trend that’s not gotten as much recognition as many others, and has been around for a little while already, is […]
Next week, NOME, one of those too rare galleries exploring art, politics, and technology, is going to open Jacob Appelbaum's first solo show in Germany. There will be stuffed pandas, portraits of political dissidents and far too many secrets
Data Visualisation by @Jishai. Data Source: Census. Visualization Tool: Illustrator.
This is the heart of it. Beneath the dream. Wake, stitch, patch. Not saying. The center panel of Holding pinned over Time Flies. As good a place as any for now. This one (eventually) for my son. What I love...
Language, evolving in a Petri dish. The post A Living Typeface That Actually Grows in a Petri Dish appeared first on WIRED.
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Panasonic, the company that still owns the Technics name, is engineering what it says is an all-new direct drive turntable. And it certainly looks beautiful. Looks are all we get, as a prototype shown at Berlin’s IFA electronics show is just a futuristic aluminum slab with a platter on it. Show More Summary
The first novel is definitely the hardest! You think you have internalized how a story works as a reader and then you discover there is so much more to learn. In this article, Natasa Lekic from New York Book Editors takes us through five problems that are common in first novels and how to avoid them. […]
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Would you like to write about your most-love pet? Is there a story you would like to tell? Here is a pet story I came across recently: When Moe, the dog died, three-year-old Luke Westbrook pined for his four-legged friend. In the end,...Show More Summary
geritsel: Jean-Léon Gérôme - Memnon and Sesotris
My reading time is limited these days. Like, really, really limited. I’m not sure what it is– but it might possibly have something to do with homeschooling a kindergartener and a third grader while chasing a super active toddler around... not to mention feeding said children and (sort of) stopping our house […]
Marketing isn’t something you do when you are done with the work. You can’t afford to wait until everything else is in its place to promote your art. You must be marketing consistently. Marketing is more than taking out an ad or sending an email. Show More Summary
On 9 September Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II becomes the UK's longest reigning monarch since Queen Victoria. The Royal Mint has struck this Longest Reigning Monarch 2015 UK £20 Fine Silver Coin with all previous heads shown, designed by Stephen Taylor (CLICK).
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You might have heard of "Les Miserables," a musical by a pair of French guys that has played now and again in Chicago and has sold a few tickets. But did you know that before "Les Miserables" there was something called "La Revolution Francaise," a show billed as "the first French rock opera?" And...