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spokeart:

Check out these stunning hand cut paper works by Bay Area artist Elaine Penwell.

Elaine will be one of 11 artists in our May exhibition, PAPER CUTS, on view at Spoke Art gallery in San Francisco.

Learn more about the artist on her website here. You can learn more about the exhibit, and request a collector preview, by contacting Jessica at spokeartgallery at gmail dot com.

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chicagopubliclibrary:

Life Advice from Harper Lee 
From Letters of Note: 

A young fan of ‘To Kill a Mockingbird’ named Jeremy wrote to Harper Lee in 2006, and asked for a signed photo. He didn’t get one, but instead received this lovely piece of advice from the author that is far more precious. 

Harper Lee announced today - on her 88th birthday — that ‘To Kill A Mockingbird’ will now be released as an audiobook and e-book. 
Happy Birthday, Harper! 

chicagopubliclibrary:

Life Advice from Harper Lee 

From Letters of Note

A young fan of ‘To Kill a Mockingbird’ named Jeremy wrote to Harper Lee in 2006, and asked for a signed photo. He didn’t get one, but instead received this lovely piece of advice from the author that is far more precious. 

Harper Lee announced today - on her 88th birthday — that ‘To Kill A Mockingbird’ will now be released as an audiobook and e-book. 

Happy Birthday, Harper! 

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jodieartfashionfilm:

Beautiful water colour paintings by Maja Wrońska

(Source: ruineshumaines, via wilwheaton)

the-cosmic-giggle:

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opticallyaroused:

This dude has a sick skill!!

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This rock balancing is done by Michael Grab. He is an artist and has killer patience. On his site gravityglue.com, Grab explains:

“The most fundamental element of balancing in a physical sense is finding some kind of ‘tripod’ for the rock to stand on. Every rock is covered in a variety of tiny to large indentations that can act as a tripod for the rock to stand upright, or in most orientations you can think of with other rocks. By paying close attention to the feeling of the rocks, you will start to feel even the smallest clicks as the notches of the rocks in contact are moving over one another. Parallel to the physical element of finding tripods, the most fundamental non-physical element is harder to explain through words. In a nutshell, I am referring to meditation, or finding a zero point or silence within yourself. Some balances can apply significant pressure on your mind and your patience. The challenge is overcoming any doubt that may arise.” Pretty sick, amiright?

WHAT

Incredible

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Costume design sketch by Jean Louis for Marilyn Monroe in The Misfits (1961)

Costume design sketch by Jean Louis for Marilyn Monroe in The Misfits (1961)

(Source: missmonroes, via illustratedladies)

eatsleepdraw:

In the Tokyo weed 19
by Ai Natori
http://ninifuni-365.tumblr.com/

eatsleepdraw:

In the Tokyo weed 19

by Ai Natori

http://ninifuni-365.tumblr.com/

devidsketchbook:

Tumblr Artist Tiffany SinghRichard Orjis: Dreams of other worlds, 2014 

Dreams Of Other Worlds is a new collaborative work by Orjis and Singh speaking of serenity and escape, focused on the pleasure of making. On show at We Are But Dust & Shadow  this work speaks of the mindfulness of repetition & is echoed in a collaboration with nature and the culture of the bees. As the work positions itself to reflect the words of D.K Suzuki from the book Into The light Of Things, ”To be satisfied with a little hut, a room of two or three tatami mats, like the log cabin of Thoreau”.

Melanie Roger Gallery \ 9th April - 3rd May

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