Saturday, October 24, 2009

TIMING IS EVERYTHING


Jose Luis Rodriguez won the Wildlife Photographer of the year for this picture.

SOFT SCULPTURE


This is some pretty unusual Soft Sculpture.

CASSETTE ART


What to do with those old cassette tapes

PRETTY CREEPY IF YOU ASK ME


What to do with that placenta you have lying around the place.

MAIL ORDER BRIDE


Terry Border explores the secret lives of everyday things.

HELLO KITTY BURQA


Perfect Halloween outfit for your mother-in-law, Hello Kitty Burqa

Monday, October 19, 2009

SOLD


I had a flurry of sales on etsy, well a flurry of three. The cheetah is in Missouri

and Mel in Australia was kind enough to buy this one ...

and this one. Thanks a zillion.

Sunday, October 18, 2009

WATERMELON CARVING


Takashi Itoh does stupendous things with watermelons.


JUNK ART


Leo Sewell makes fantastic art out of junk.

GRAFFITI SHIP FOR DURBAN


Watch out Durban, the NileDutch Kwanza arrives in port on Tuesday.

Tuesday, October 13, 2009

THE SARDINE RUN THAT WASN'T


This year the sardine run on the Kwa-Zulu Natal coast was a disappointment in terms of the haul that reached the shore and all those waiting cooler boxes and freezers. Quite clearly someone got to the bounty first, as it obvious from these lyrical photographs by Jacon Heller.

HIGH FASHION IN THE REAL WORLD


What would happen if a man wore catwalk clothes on the bus.

CATS IN COUTURE


Noah Sheldon takes couture and puts it on cats

Sunday, October 11, 2009

CUPCAKE CAR


Looking for a cute, nifty runabout that will turn heads, here's a cupcake car.

PERSONAL BICYCLE CAMPER


For the introvert / turtle in you, here's the camper bike

PAINT SAMPLE ART


What to do with all those paint samples? Turn them into art.

MAKE : EDIBLE GOOGLY EYES


Just in time for Halloween, how to make edible googly eyes.

KNITTED FERRARI


Behold, but don't try to drive this Ferrari made out of wool.

Thursday, October 8, 2009

DEAD FLY ART


Here's a guy who turns dead flies into art.

PETS ROCK CALENDAR


Poke fun at rock stars by dressing up animals.

GRATUITOUSLY CUTE SECTION : HOOPOES


Gotta get these hoopoes off my desktop.

Tuesday, October 6, 2009

WANT ONE : MINIATURE PIGS


If they start breeding these pigs get any smaller, they might just disappear.

FUN WITH FOOD


If you're looking for inspiration for your boring lunchbox, try insanewiches.

BOUNCING FOXES

Foxes having fun on Samron's trampoline. And they call them vermin!

Saturday, October 3, 2009

MORE SOLAR TREES


These are just beautiful.

IG NOBLE TIME


The Ig Noble awards have been awarded, and our continent got a mention for mathematics as evidenced in its amazing currency.

And on the subject of awards, this billboard on Zimbabwe currency just won a Loerie.

CRAZY CAT LADY ACTION FIGURE


The perfect gift for the cat lover in your life, this pajama-wearing, crazy eyed action figure comes with six cats. Or you might prefer a tin of flying cats.