Chicago studio Knoed goes under the microscope to create an identity for a 'craft yeast for craft brewers'

Creative Boom

The new logo and visual identity system feels progressive and resonates with the craft brewer, and has been rolled out to packaging, stationery, brochures, stickers, posters, clothing, tags, website, ads and signage as part of branding its new image.

Uncommon takes inspiration from Coventry's 'brutalist beauty' to craft a moving identity for the city

Creative Boom

Ahead of becoming the UK City of Culture for 2021, Coventry has this week unveiled its new identity by Uncommon , one inspired by its brutalist elements and modernist architecture of a place that has seen a huge transformation over the last century.

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The Art of Linda Ring’s Crafted Bread


She is now sharing her daily crafts with thousands of people on social media. Words Camila Rigaud. Swedish photographer and stylist Linda Ring started baking her own gluten free bread for her family. What’s so special about Linda Ring’s breads? Well, she uses them as canvas.

An Otter's Tale, directed by Nina Gantz, is LOEWE's craft-led campaign for Christmas

Creative Boom

An otter, a wading bird, a dragonfly and a dodo are brought to life in a stunning new film inspired by British arts and craft ceramicist William De Morgan to launch LOEWE 's new ready-to-wear range for Christmas.

Eleven new designers win a place at the Great Northern Contemporary Craft Fair

Creative Boom

Eleven of the UK's best up-and-coming creative graduates have been selected to exhibit in the Great Northern Contemporary Craft Fair’s Great Northern Graduates showcase this weekend. There are three ‘homegrown’ graduates from Manchester School of Art, Manchester Metropolitan University.

Expormim Brings New Flair to Traditional Spanish Craft

Azure Magazine

Southwest of Valencia, the town of Moixent is a hub of traditional Spanish craft. Last year, the hand-crafted rattan collection was expanded with a trio of new options. The post Expormim Brings New Flair to Traditional Spanish Craft appeared first on Azure Magazine.

A guide to the UK and Ireland's best art and design conferences in 2020

Creative Boom

This three-day spectacular celebrates the best in craft, creativity and culture, hosted at The Old Truman Brewery, London every May. With keynotes, workshops and masterclasses from the world of advertising, art, design, fashion, film, and much more – this year's theme is Imagine.

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Papier-Mâché Masks Crafted by Liz Sexton Bring Animals to Human Scale


Become a Colossal Member and support independent arts publishing. Join a community of like-minded readers who are passionate about contemporary art, apply for our annual grant, and get exclusive access to interviews, partner discounts, and event tickets. Craft animals masks paper

Meticulously Crafted Steampunk Creatures by Igor Verny Feature Articulated Wings and Limbs


Art birds insects sculpture steampunkAll images © Igor Verny. If Igor Verny ’s dragonflies and birds have difficulty taking flight, they may need a few squirts of WD-40 to get their metallic wings flapping.

Arts District Craft & Kitchen

Communication Arts

Designed by Damn Good Brand and developed by Matt Lee, this site communicates the offerings of the Las Vegas–based craft beer and food venue.

30 Creative Examples of Easter Egg Designs

Inspiration Feed

Easter is almost here and what better was to celebrate than decorating some nifty eggs! Easter is a Christian feast and holiday celebrating the resurrection of Jesus Christ on the third day after his crucifixion at Calvary.

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Flying Monk Arts & Crafts Trail 2016

Chris Dunn Illustration/Fine Art

I'm excited to be taking part in the Flying Monk Art Trail , this year in Malmesbury, Sat 24th and Sun 25th September. I will be exhibiting with Claire Baker Ceramic Art and the painter Mary Ray Smith , in the Burgess's Room, next to the Tourist Information Centre in Malmesbury town centre.

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In Switzerland, a Team Led by BIG Crafts a Showpiece Museum for a Storied Maker of Timepieces

Azure Magazine

The climax comes at the spiral’s centre, where a cluster of spherical showcases, inspired by the solar system, contain the watchmaker’s Grandes Complications, all of them orbiting 1899’s Universelle, one of the most complex watches crafted by the brand.

Kingdom & Sparrow brings creativity and craftsmanship back to Falmouth’s original School of Art

Creative Boom

To celebrate its move to Falmouth's original School of Art, Kingdom & Sparrow designed a party based on the theme of the building's history. When the opportunity came up for us to move into the old School of Art building, we jumped at the chance.

Craft Your Future: A Discussion with Artist Craig Black


The aim of Creative Inverclyde is to utilise the creative sector as a nucleus for positive social change across Inverclyde and Scotland; where creativity, arts and culture meet economic regeneration through working together to create a better place to live and work.

Von Arts and Crafts zum Bauhaus, Bröhan-Museum

Fonts in Use

The current exhibition that’s on display at this museum “for art nouveau, art deco, and functionalism” is titled “ From Arts and Crafts to the Bauhaus. Art and Design – A New Unity! “Arts” is set in P22 Arts and Crafts.

Natura Insects Series6: Crafting insects made by flowers


Natura Insects Series6: Crafting insects made by flowers. His Instagram has been blowing up ever since with many articles about his art from other awesome popular sites. AoiroStudio Oct 22, 2019 Raku Inoue is an artist with many many talents, the last time we have featured him on ABDZ.

How to build a craft beer brand

Creative Review

Beavertown Brewery creative director Nick Dwyer tells CR about the artful chaos that drives the craft beer brand, and how it’s built its identity on “spacemen, skeletons, skulls and weird s**t exploding”. The post How to build a craft beer brand appeared first on Creative Review

Vanessa Barragão is Transforming Discarded Textiles into Amazing Ocean-Inspired Tapestries

Brown Paper Bag

Textile artist Vanessa Barragão recreates land and ocean environments by combing craft and recycled materials into carpets for the floor and tapestry for the walls. Craft climate change art craft textile art Vanessa BarragãoThis post contains some affiliate links.

Carry a Bouquet on Your Finger Thanks to These Tiny Paper Flowers

Brown Paper Bag

In addition to rooms, Tania creates cut-paper art featuring finger-sized bouquets. Paper Craft cut paper paper art paper craft papercraft tania lissovaThis post contains some affiliate links. If you make a purchase, Brown Paper Bag may earn an affiliate commission.

Patkau Architects Crafts a Sinuous Furniture Collection for Nienkämper

Azure Magazine

From the Audain Art Museum to the Temple of Light and the Polygon Gallery, an impressive number of Canada’s most striking new cultural and spiritual spaces bear the architectural signature of one firm: Vancouver’s Patkau Architects.

Artist Dan Lam Crafts Colorful Art Of Neon Drips, Blobs, And Squishes

Design You Trust

Her art brings to life all these peculiar and fascinating quirks in a way that is visually gripping. The art itself is enhanced further with an innate. Born in the Philippines in 1988, artist Dan Lam cultivates upon our incessant yet human interest in the oddities of texture.

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Biologically Accurate Sculptures of Animals by Fanni Sandor Are Smaller Than a Fingernail


Art Craft birds clay mice miniature nature nests sculptureAll images © Fanni Sandor, shared with permission. Fanni Sandor has been fascinated by miniatures since childhood, constructing her first sculpture from toothpicks, candle wax, paper, and glue at six years old.

Life-Sized Knitted Foods Will Whet Your Palette for All Sorts of Tasty Treats

Brown Paper Bag

And that’s how my art was born. Craft craft crochet kate jenkins knitted foods knitting soft sculpture textile art textile sculptureView this post on Instagram. A post shared by Kate Jenkins (@kjcardigan) on Feb 23, 2020 at 6:04am PST.

Permission to Fear: How Brooke Shaden Became a Fine Art Photographer

Creative Live

Fear is often seen as a weakness to be overcome — but for fine art photographer Brooke Shaden, fear became a launching point to a creative career. Along with creating art on her own terms, she went on to write a book and to teach online and in-person workshops.

Swaths of Colorful Fringe Disguise Animalistic Sculptures by Artist Troy Emery


Art Craft animals sculpture thread“small sweet pink lump” (2020), polyester, polyurethane, pins, and adhesive, 40 x 44 x 39 centimeters. All images © Troy Emery, shared with permission.

50+ Best Heart Graphics (Vector, Clip Art, Pixel)

Tuts Plus

Watercolor Heart Clip Art Simplicity Collection (PNG) Let's kick things off with this heart clip art collection, which features four floral heart-shaped frames of hand-painted daisies, leaves, berries, and other decorative elements. Musical Heart Art (AI, EPS, JPG, PDF, PNG, PSD).

10 Creative Pitfalls: How to Get Out of Art Block

Tuts Plus

How do you get rid of art block, and how did it get here in the first place? Let's take a look at ten creative pitfalls that can start up art block, and how we might be able to kick them to the curb. Maybe you'll experience art theft, one day.

10 Simple and Budget-Friendly Home Decorations

Inspiration Feed

With home décor options soaring through the roof, planning to remodel or upgrade your home to your liking can be a compromising feat.

My Book, ‘Embroidered Life: The Art of Sarah K. Benning’ is Out Today!

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I’m so excited to announce that my book Embroidered Life: The Art of Sarah K. Benning gives any embroidery enthusiast, art lover, or plant fanatic a new appreciation for the craft of needlework. The post My Book, ‘Embroidered Life: The Art of Sarah K.

Rosy, Voluptuous Lips and Moody Faces Enliven Ceramic Vessels by Artist Tatiana Cardona


Art Craft ceramics faces lipsAll images © Tatiana Cardona, shared with permission. Tatiana Cardona ’s ceramic planters, mugs, and vases might pucker up for a kiss but their lips will never tell.

7 Marvellous Art-Design Collections at Design Miami

Azure Magazine

These seven collections have us convinced that the art-design movement continues in full – and fully inspired – swing. The Lamp Chair is by Fabien Cappello; he studied at the Royal College of Art in London under Martino Gamper and Jurgen Bey – and it shows.

Embroidered Patches Redefine Vintage Postcards and Photographs by Fiber Artist Han Cao


” Right: “Sisters” “Plume” “Sister, sister” Art Craft Photography birds embroidery found photographs landscapes trains“Nice hair.” ” All images © Han Cao, shared with permission.

Multi-Layered Ceramics by Artist Heesoo Lee Express the Movements of Land and Sea


Art Craft ceramics landscapes leaves nature oceans trees vessels water wavesAll images © Heesoo Lee, shared with permission.

Extraordinarily Intricate Cardboard Robots by Greg Olijnyk Feature Embedded Lights and Moveable Limbs


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Stacked Chevron, Multi-Colored Stripes, and Ornamental Motifs Detail Frances Priest’s Meticulous Ceramics


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‘LouBhoutan’: When Art Meets Fashion


The collection bridges Bhutan’s 13 traditional royal crafts with Louboutin’s creative vision and appreciation of the beauty of the kingdom. “I The post ‘LouBhoutan’: When Art Meets Fashion appeared first on Trendland Online Magazine Curating the Web since 2006.

World's largest design contest, the A' Design Awards, announces 2020 winners

Creative Boom

The winners have now been announced, and we share some of our favourites below from the visual arts and communications categories. Superegg Sculpture Installation by Jaco Roeloffs is Winner in Arts, Crafts and Ready-Made Design Category, 2019 - 2020.

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Hundreds of Intricately Cut Layers Compose Impeccably Detailed Wildlife Sculptures by Patrick Cabral


Art Craft animals paper portraits sculptureAll images © Patrick Cabral. Manila-based artist Patrick Cabral ( previously ) layers paper incised with decorative motifs and lacy patterns into dazzling sculptural portraits of wildlife. Ribbed tentacles with alternating gold and white dangle from an octopus, while elegant pieces comprise a rhinoceros’s exterior. Each multi-layered work contains hundreds of individual paper pieces that are entirely hand-cut.

How Bullet Journaling Will Change Your Life (Methods and Best Practices)

Inspiration Feed

What Is A Bullet Journal? A Bullet Journal is an analog system that was created by a New York-based designer, Ryder Carroll, to help people coordinate their lives into a streamlined system.

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