Posts by Emma Taggart

November 21, 2017

Ceramicist Creates Rainbow-Colored Pots and Vases Dripping with Thick Glaze

Philadelphia-based ceramicist Brian Giniewski creates rainbow-colored pots and vases that appear to be dunked in sugary-sweet icing. He first started making his dripping vessels on weekends while teaching art at university level. After six years, Giniewski turned his passion into a full-time career when he opened his business—together with his wife Krista—in May 2016.

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November 19, 2017

Adorable Insta-Famous Japanese Cat Has a Serious Sense of Style

A post shared by ボナ(Buona) (@_pizzicato_) on Oct 14, 2016 at 9:18pm PDT Meet Buona (aka @_pizzicato_), the 2-year-old exotic shorthair cat from Japan. She’s Insta-famous, and it’s not just because she’s adorable—this kitty has a serious sense of style. Whether it’s a set of bunny ears, one of her fabulous pairs of spectacles, or even a bread slice-shaped hat, she can pull off pretty much anything.

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November 16, 2017

The Simpson’s Family Home Reimagined in Different Architectural Styles

The original Simpsons’ home, 742 Evergreen Terrace vs The Simpsons House IRL Springfield's 742 Evergreen Terrace—the suburban two-story detached residence that’s home to The Simpsons—is possibly one of the most recognizable homes on TV. The home has hardly changed since first airing in 1989, and features a garage, basement, attic, and a large garden complete with a brown picket fence. By design, the fictional family home encapsulates the American suburban stereotype.

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November 15, 2017

Short Film Reveals How Seemingly Unrelated Objects Can Bear a Striking Visual Relationship

Napoli-based creative duo Tanello Production describe their film Mirror as “a short story of similar objects.” By showing the objects side-by-side using a split-screen technique, the duo reveal how seemingly unrelated objects can bear a striking visual relationship. Tanello explain that basic shapes found in nature are “repeated with infinite declinations,” and that the objects in their film may have the same shape, but yet a “different soul.

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