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Craft

Shawn Smith’s Pixel Sculptures

September 14, 2010

Christopher Jobson

Austin artist Shawn Smith works in the medium of tiny plywood “pixels” that he measures, cuts, and dyes by hand.  (via James Théophane)

 

 



Design

Brendan Ravenhill Nails his Wooden Bottle Opener Design

September 8, 2010

Christopher Jobson

LA designer Brendan Ravenhill‘s utilitarian Wooden Bottle Opener made from a piece of wood, a nail, and a clever magnet. For sale at AREAWARE.

 

 



Art History

Vintage Argentinian Funeral Cars

September 1, 2010

Christopher Jobson





Fernando Aguerre found these wooden-bodied, vintage Cadillac funeral cars while exploring an old barn in Argentina. Estimated to have been built sometime in the 1940s their creator is unknown. More photos on Jalopnik. (thnx Jorge)

 

 



Design

Wouter Scheublin’s Table Legs Were Made for Walking

August 30, 2010

Christopher Jobson

A mobile table designed by Wouter Scheublin that begins walking with a simple push. I’m no mathlete but I bet something in that thingamajig is similar to Theo Jansen’s wind robots.