• Tatsuya Tanaka

    Build Miniature Worlds for Fun and…Healing

    Japanese artist Tanaka Tatsuya witty miniature worlds inspire our own improvisations using tiny toy people. After all, when life seems out of control, and the world's closing in, nothing's more centering than taking a moment to stop and play.

    Read More 10.24.14 | 8:30am

Do-able Baking Inspiration from Burrow

When you experience the pastries, cookies and cakes created by Ayako Kurokowa of Patisserie Burrow in Brooklyn, you know an artist is at work. We find ourselves inspired just by looking at her Instagrams.

Read More 10.23.14 | 1:00pm

Optical Illusion Rug or Floor Stencil

When we looked closely at this 3D rug, we realized that it was really an assemblage of simple shapes that LOOKED way more complex that in is. Very cool as a rug OR as a ...

Read More 10.22.14 | 1:49pm

Fallen Autumn Leaves are a Material for Making

Walking in the park the other day, we saw a young woman lying in a huge pile of brightly-colored leaves…half buried really, resting; she looked relaxed and content.  Around her three little girls were all ...

Read More 10.22.14 | 4:05am

Adjustable Rolling Table for Matisse AND Us

When we looked closely at images of the invalid Matisse sitting in bed or in a chair making his beautiful paper cutouts, we realized that he used an adjustable bed table similar to one we’ve ...

Read More 10.21.14 | 2:04pm