Minimal LEGO Versions of Famous Paintings [Images]


Marco Sodano is from Milano, Italy (less than two hours from where I live) and has put together a cool collection of minimal LEGO versions of some of the world's most famous paintings. There's a couple of cool concepts with this project. First off all, it's a cool survey of minimalism. Because we all know what these paintings look like in detail, portraying them minimally works because we all 'connect the dots' of the details in our minds. Being minimal for the sake of minimal doesn't work. You ... Continue Reading

Minimal Watercolor Superheros

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French illustrator and artist, Blule is a very talented watercolor artist. Her minimal watercolor paintings are truly inspiring and beautiful. This series of watercolor superheros she's done is pretty amazing work, too. Check out these other watercolored superheros: ... Continue Reading

Star Wars Original Trilogy Posters

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2014 may be the year that Star Wars fandom gets rebooted and under Disney and J.J. Abrams with the third trilogy as well as several character movies, including the one I'm excited for, Boba Fett. Thus, I thought we could look back on some of my favorite Star Wars movies, you know, the good ones. ;-) ... Continue Reading

Star Wars Kids [Images]


Don't tell me Star Wars is just for kids because 10% of why I want children is so I can introduce them to it (and secretly continue to enjoy it myself!) It is amazing to see how the story unfolds for a child, and with the new trilogy coming out, I can go enjoy this with my own son and live it out through him. I'm so excited! Here are some great images of Star Wars illustrations reimagined as cartoon children. Enjoy! ... Continue Reading

Inspirational Yoda Quotes [Images]

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Below are some of Yoda's best quotes across the last six Star Wars films over the past thirty years. Yoda has always been a fun person to quote because of his unique way of talking, but there is no doubt that his character is wiser than any other Jedi in his presence. Enjoy these inspirational quotes and tell me which one is your favorite in the comments at the end of the post. Enjoy, you will: ... Continue Reading

Creative Pieces of Art Made from Everyday Objects

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Kai-Xiang Xhong, the awesome guy who built a life-sized version of Iron Man out of cardboard, says that if you don’t have the supplies you need to make art — whether it be access or the money — find something else to use ,and if you are an artist, you will make art. So true! I don't know if Melbourne-based art director, illustrator and photographer (talented guy!) Domenic Bahmann has said the same thing or not, but he's certainly reinforced it. I love these: ... Continue Reading

Animated 8-Bit Skittle Art [Images]

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I am not sure how good I would be at creating animations with Skittles. It would be too tempting to eat them! DeviantArt user Matt McManis has put together a cool collection of 8-bit Skittle art, reinforcing the idea that it isn't the tools or supplies that make the art, but the artist. Take a look at these awesome animated 8-bit Skittle works of art — these would make some amazing Skittle ads! ... Continue Reading