Tag: handmade

Aug 28, 2017

This Stop-Motion Artist Has Been Working on an Animation for Over 30 Years

This Stop-Motion Artist Has Been Working on an Animation for Over 30 Years

He sees it as a form of therapy and a way to reconnect with a time when special effects and animation were all done by hand

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May 4, 2017

These Stone Rugs are Actually Plush and Squishy

These Stone Rugs are Actually Plush and Squishy

Vienna-based designer Martina Schuhmann has been generating buzz with her handmade, plush stone rugs

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Apr 13, 2017

The Birth of a Dugout Canoe

The Birth of  a Dugout Canoe

Master woodworker Rihards Vidzickis makes a dugout canoe from a single log using traditional hand tools and techniques

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Feb 13, 2017

Picture of the Day: Grandma’s Handmade Quilts

Picture of the Day: Grandma’s Handmade Quilts

“My Grandmother’s handmade quilts draped over the pews at her funeral. She made over 100 for every special occasion. Before she passed, she made four more, one for each of her unmarried grandchildren to be given to us on our wedding days.”

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Oct 26, 2016

Let This Master Woodworker Making Traditional Japanese Marquetry Soothe Your Soul

Let This Master Woodworker Making Traditional Japanese Marquetry Soothe Your Soul

Explore the beautiful, handcrafted art of traditional Japanese marquetry (“Yosegi-zaiku”)

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Sep 21, 2016

These Retro Cassette Tape Coffee Tables are Awesome

These Retro Cassette Tape Coffee Tables are Awesome

Giant pencil not included

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Jul 21, 2016

Rosa de Jong Makes Tiny Homes Suspended Inside Test Tubes

Rosa de Jong Makes Tiny Homes Suspended Inside Test Tubes

In an ongoing series entitled “Micro Matter”, Rosa de Jong builds tiny dwellings and suspends them inside test tubes

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