Tag Archives: craft

Joy Ang

Joy Ang is a Canadian multi-artist: illustrator, photographer and designer. On her portfolio there are few, but lovely, whimsical illustrations, sketchbook images, design projects, and photos. She also started a blog with craft projects, the crafty joy, with images of … Continue reading

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Recortables

The Spanish blog Recortables shares papercraft models with political criticism, created by Sento Llobell, comics illustrator, and Toni Vaca, “speciallist on wasting time“. There are papercraft caricatures of George W. Bush – El Carnicero Global, the king of Spain Juan … Continue reading

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Nicole Gastonguay

Nicole Gastonguay is a graphic designer, however, she has another talent: crochet. She makes marvellous (and super cute) crochet toys. And for toys I want to say adorable crochet food and animals. It’s impossible not love her smiling creations with … Continue reading

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Devout Dolls

The talented Sara Lanzillotta makes fantastic handmade dolls, creatures and monsters. Her site Devout Dolls presents a huge collection of her creations: Dolls of the Silver Screen, aliens, fairies, octopus, Siamese twin dolls, little strange creatures, witches, two headed kitties, … Continue reading

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Jen Stark

Artists can create incredible and very coloured sculptures using pencils, crayons and papers, like Jen Stark does. Working with the colours, shapes and depth, she creates wonderful paper sculptures with beautiful effects. The power of effects of colours is also … Continue reading

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Custom Toy Lab

This seems to be pretty good idea: Custom Toy Lab: Custom Designer Vinyl Toys, Paper Toys & Plush Toys. CustomToyLab.com has been created to support all artists involved in the custom toy scene. The site is created by Tahir and … Continue reading

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Valentine’s Day Linkdump

For all of you that celebrate… a happy Valentine’s Day. I won’t celebrate, but that isn’t an excuse to not blog about it – it never was. And that’s why I made a selection of links to all the romantic … Continue reading

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Flying Pig

What to do when a rainy day destroys all your plans? Stay at home and do some cool paper craft! And I already know a nice story to buy great automata paper models and kits: Flying Pig. Not only know, … Continue reading

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Margaux Lange

Girls, what did you do with your Barbies when you grew up? Donate? Destroyed them? The designer Margaux Lange had a good idea: make Barbie jewelry. Lange’s mix of Barbie elements, such as eyes, ears, hands, smiles and rear ends, … Continue reading

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Worlds Within Worlds

Bonsai: Worlds Within Worlds – photos of Bonsais. What else can I say? Well, they are pretty, lovely, cool and I always wanted have one (my cats also). Bonsai at its highest level is a fine art. But fine art … Continue reading

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