http://digitalsynopsis.com - We’ve seen some great public service announcements this year which made us wonder – why not do a post on the best PSAs in the last couple of years? We scoured the internet, filtered the not-so-great ones and came up with this list of 60 hard-hitting ads that deal with social, environmental, health and other issues. From ad school assignments to Cannes-winners, these powerful visuals do more than just spread the message. Check them out.
http://digitalsynopsis.com - Life in an advertising agency can get hilariously frustrating, special for creatives. One such anonymous creative chose to depict the funny scenarios he faced everyday by creating short comic-strips and uploading them onto his Tumblr blog titled The Awesome World of Advertising. Here are the funniest ones.
http://digitalsynopsis.com - Designer, calligrapher and stationery enthusiast King Blotto III creates short videos of beautiful calligraphy that are an absolute delight to watch. Using all sorts of fountain pens, Blotto weaves his magical strokes on a blank piece of paper, creating gorgeous calligraphy that leaves you mesmerized. Check it out here.
https://blog.tglong.com - Author Mindy Pollack-Fusi visits the Art and Craft of Writing Creatively and meets characters from her latest book, The Narcissist's Daughter, on the couch.
http://digitalsynopsis.com - Check out this amazing piece of body art by Italian artist Johannes Stötter. What appears to be a photograph of a chameleon is actually two body-painted women lying on top of each other. Stötter took four hours to design the piece and six hours to body paint with the help of an assistant. The final result is incredible to say the least. Check it out here.
http://digitalsynopsis.com - Imagine being able to connect two different eras through one visual medium. That’s what makes the work of British illustrator John Holcraft so special. Drawing inspiration from 1950s screen print posters, he creates retro style illustrations that depict what’s wrong with the world today. Holcraft’s quirky, satirical works of art cover contemporary issues like society’s dependence on technology, devaluation of workforce, obesity, politics and more. His past clients include Guardian, Telegraph, Economist, Independent and Reader’s Digest to name a few. Check out 32 of his best works here.
http://www.wellknownplaces.com - Apart from leisure and sporting activities Phuket is a shoppers’ El Dorado and has many Antique Shops and Art Galleries well stocked with fine creations by Thai and South East Asian artists and antiques from throughout the region. Some of the best buys can be found in the area of Laguna Phuket.
https://blog.tglong.com - Donna Brown shares some of the ways she will be managing self-care this holiday season, a time of year which isn't always the most wonderful for everyone.
http://digitalsynopsis.com - These creative types sure know how to do things in style. Milwaukee-based illustrator/animator Adam Rosenbaum created this amazing animated video clip to pop the question to his girlfriend last month. Adam worked on his ‘proposal’ for 3 months using his evenings after work and the occasional weekend. On 21st June he took her for a walk and showed her this clip … and she said...
http://youngnaturistsamerica.com - Young Naturists And Nudists America YNAThe issues YNA Has with some judgmental nudists Judgmental Nudists – Being involved in nudism has its issues. One such issue is that of having an open line of communication. Young Naturists America is a platform that so far has been one of the most active in educating the general public (at least in the ... Read More »The post Judgmental Nudists Crying Foul appeared first on Young Naturists America.
http://digitalsynopsis.com - Using photo compositing and digital painting techniques, Finnish graphic designer Jirka Väätäinen creates "real life" versions of famous Disney girls like Princess Jasmine, Ariel, Cinderella, Pocahontas and more. Jirka (pronounced Yirka) is a BA (Hons) graduate from the Arts University College at Bournemouth and has worked at numerous ad agencies. His Disney princess project is one of the most appreciated projects of all time on Behance. Check it out below.
https://digitalsynopsis.com - Chameleon Art Products have developed a set of alcohol-based markers that change their ink tone while drawing so you can create seamless color gradients, blends, highlights and shadows using a single pen. The inks are refillable and the nibs are replaceable.Check them out here.
https://www.aha-now.com - Do you like creating or observing any form of art? Well, the good news is that art makes you happy and healthy too. Read more about how you benefit from art and what you can do to bring art into your life.
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http://digitalsynopsis.com - After the the brutal massacre of ten members of Charlie Hebdo staff and two police officers in Paris, cartoonists from all over the world reacted with powerful but heartbreaking artwork to show solidarity with the victims. Here are 30 thought-provoking tweets with translations (where required).