Archive For The “Books” Category

{SKETCH BOOK}

By | May 24, 2011

I’ve been pretty open about my lack of skill when it comes to drawing and sketching, but I do love seeing other people’s sketch book. To me, it is like a window into the mind of the artist. I can tell you it beats any reality show Real Housewives of whateverlamevapidbitches AnyCity that happens to […]

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{THING OF BEAUTY}

By | March 30, 2011

{IMAGE SOURCE/ ARTIST: JILLIAN TAMAKI} Look at how intricate, beautiful and out of the ordinary this book cover is. I guess lately I have the desire to do more with my hands than type away at a keyboard. A couple semesters ago, I had an idea for a fantastic cross-stitch (my mom is probably laughing […]

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{TICK-TOCK}

By | March 24, 2011

                        {IMAGE SOURCE/BUY IT HERE: SONO DESIGN COLLECTION} My re-decorated by magical elves future office must include this amazing clock. I mean…gah! Combined with this poster. Okay, I have to stop imaginary shopping online and focus on my thesis reading. After I finished “The […]

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{BOOK REVIEW}

By | March 24, 2011

                            I just finished Nicholas Carr’s “The Shallows”. If you are unfamiliar, it expands upon his essay in Atlantic Monthly magazine titled “Is Google Making Us Stupid?” in which he claims that we are rapidly loosing our ability to concentrate, focus and […]

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