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Grace Weston

Grace Weston is an American photographer with a very special talent to shot toys. Through inanimate objects she recreates situations and feelings, transmitting them through her pictures. (via Canta Piriquito Canta) Grace Weston is an award-winning photographer who works in … Continue reading

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10 Years, 100 Toys

To celebrate the 10 years of making toys, the ToyFare magazine made a list counting down the 100 best toys of the decade: 10 Years, 100 Toys: From 1997 onward, toys only got better and better as companies continued to … Continue reading

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Monkey Suicide

After the Bunny Suicides, comes the Monkey Suicide. It’s present with those words: This site is all about monkeys. In sticky situations… That’s true. I would also said it’s about monkey toys and black humour, the one I like. Until … Continue reading

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Audio Cassette Tape Nostalgia

Tapedeck is a project of neckcns.com, built to showcase the amazing beauty and (sometimes) weirdness found in the designs of common audio tape cassettes. There’s an amazing range of designs, starting from the early 60’s functional cassette designs, moving through … Continue reading

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Adalberto Abbate

If you remember of any of my posts with pictures with tiny plastic men and toys, do you know they are usually cheerful and cute or funny. That’s not the case, forget them. The work above is part of the … Continue reading

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Make Love Not War

I keep this blog safe for work and that’s a pity, because I would like to post more not safe images. The funny thing is, that I know this blog was blocked by some (stupid) filters at work and school, … Continue reading

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Doktor A

The site of Doktor A is full of his fantastic creations: pretty paintings of little men with pointy hats, paintings and illustrations and cute (odd) little fellows called Poddies, dark sculptures of fairies, clowns and creatures, digital illustrations of aliens … Continue reading

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The Online Paper Airplane Museum

Throw me the first paper ball who never built a paper plane. Folding paper airplanes in an A4 paper sheet is one of several artistic abilities I have, which also include drawing stickmen (“bonecos de pauzinho” in Portuguese) and very … Continue reading

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Sunday Papercraft Links

Oh, what a lazy day is Sunday. I always heard that people love Sunday, but I never was a huge fan of it. It isn’t a productive day for me and it goes too fast. On Sundays I have a … Continue reading

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Ciuco Gutiérrez

The photographer Ciuco Gutiérrez calls his work as “Perverse kitsch. may be”. Yes, he, and his work are preserve and kitsch, combining colours, shadows and shapes masterfully. Ciuco Gutierrez is an outsider artist who walks an uncom­fortable tightrope – uncomfortable … Continue reading

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