Posts Tagged ‘Blogs’

Inspiration – Made of Imagination (Contest)

August 31st, 2012 | By George in Contests/Promotions, Inspiration | Comments Off

http://imagination.mtv.ca/

Booooooom.com is having a contest with MTV, Sony and Xperia ion and they are giving away $5,000 and some other cool things. What exactly is this contest? To win this contest you will have to use your imagination to create a new musical instrument. Once you have created your super original and creative musical instrument you simply submit a picture of it or a video of you playing it. Check the link above to see some of the submissions so far and click here for more rules and information on the contest.

Inspiration – Jelly Bean Art

May 11th, 2012 | By George in Inspiration | Comments Off

http://whatthecool.com/post/3485350235/jelly-bean-art/

Last week we had art made out of floppy disks, this week we have art made out of something a little bit more fun, Jelly Beans. Kristen Cumings, her website can be seen here, was contacted by Jelly Belly to become their official Jelly Bean Artist. The link above is some of her Jelly Bean pieces. Pretty Sweet Deal if you ask me.

 

Inspiration – 3 Creative Blogs To Get Your Innovative Ideas Flowing (Besides This One Of Course)

April 20th, 2012 | By George in Inspiration | Comments Off

http://www.openforum.com/articles/3-creative-blogs-to-get-your-innovative-ideas-flowing?extlink=em-openf-SBdaily

OpenForum has put together a list of three creative blogs that you can visit to draw Inspiration from. They seemed to have left off this blog, but you can never get enough inspiration.

Inspiration – OPEN Forum: 3 Innovation Blogs That Will Inspire Ideas

March 2nd, 2012 | By George in Inspiration | Comments Off

http://www.openforum.com/articles/a-feast-for-the-mind-3-innovation-blogs-that-will-inspire-ideas?extlink=em-openf-SBdaily

Here is an article from Openforum.com that talks about three blogs that people can draw inspiration from. Thanks to OPEN Forum for making this weeks inspiration post easy.

Inspiration – 3D Street Art

February 17th, 2012 | By George in Inspiration | Comments Off

http://www.oddee.com/item_96589.aspx

The link above is a collection of 3D street art from oddee.com. 3D street art is exactly what it sounds like, a 3D painting drawn on pavement. Whether it is made to look like a huge ice crevice or a waterfall, these works of art boggle my mind. The link above is a collection of different works of 3D street art and the different artists that make these incredible paintings. Below is a video of the making of the ice cave photo at the top of the post.

 

Inspiration – Recreating Famous Paintings With Photography

January 13th, 2012 | By George in Inspiration | Comments Off

http://news.yahoo.com/photos/famous-paintings-as-photographs-1325808463-slideshow/

I know we’ve been a little heavy on Photography lately, but this post was to interesting to pass up. Booooooom.com is featured here again this week, but this time they have asked photographers to recreate famous works of art using photography. The link above is a list yahoo compiled of there favorite entries. For more remakes of classic art head to www.booooooom.com.

Inspiration – 75 Photos by 75 Photographers 2011

January 6th, 2012 | By George in Inspiration | Comments Off

http://www.booooooom.com/2011/12/31/75-photos-by-75-photographers-2011/

Booooooom.com has compiled a list of 75 photos of 2011 by 75 different photographers. My favorite is the one shown above, I’m still trying to figure out how they did that.

Inspiration – Best of 2011

December 30th, 2011 | By George in Inspiration | Comments Off

As you know 2011 is over this weekend. In honor of 2011 I have compiled a bunch of “Best of 2011″ lists from the web. Enjoy and Happy New Year.

The 50 Best Websites of 2011

Best Apps 2011

The Best and Worst TV Shows of 2011

Best and Worst Ads of 2011

Top Ten Buzzwords 2011

140 Best Twitter Feeds 2011

The 50 Best Movies of 2011

The 10 Best Books of 2011

The 10 Best Art Exhibitions Of 2011

20 Best Songs of 2011

Inspiration – Liu Bolin Invisible Artist

November 23rd, 2011 | By George in Inspiration | Comments Off

http://www.arttherapyblog.com/artwork/top-12-liu-bolin-invisible-man-artist-paintings/

Liu Bolin is an artist who uses himself as a canvas in order to appear invisible. Some of his pictures are so amazing that it takes some time to actually find him. Its like the real life Where’s Waldo. The link above is a list of his 12 best pictures, but a simple google search of his name will bring you to a lot more then twelve.

Inspiration – Food Art

October 21st, 2011 | By George in Inspiration | Comments Off

http://shine.yahoo.com/channel/life/the-mona-lisa-made-out-of-coffee-and-other-cool-food-art-video-2528637/;_ylt=AgUXx1LqUoZGAMyNXAuXnAqei6U5

Here is a web page listing a couple of videos of people creating art out of food. Ever wonder what the Mona Lisa would look like made out of cups of coffee? How about Rosie O’Donnell made out of Junk Food? Well today is probably your lucky day then.