Thursday, June 18, 2009

Afternoon Snacks!

Video of Potters in China

Posted: 17 Jun 2009 01:28 PM PDT

Garth Johnson of Extreme Craft is in China this summer doing things like taking video of Chinese potters throwing humongous jars. Check it out!

Soul Motivation

Posted: 17 Jun 2009 01:24 PM PDT

Paul from Dude Craft meditates on what bugs him about a lot of the craft out there, and how the priority of money over meaning kills the mood.

New Book on Sustainable Design

Posted: 17 Jun 2009 01:09 PM PDT

"Don't do things today that make tomorrow worse." So demands Nathan Shedroff in his new book, "Design is the Problem." The future of design must be sustainable -- hear hear!!!

Daily Routines of Artists & Writers

Posted: 17 Jun 2009 01:00 PM PDT

Mentioned by Brooklyn Modern today, this is an engrossing blog that will inspire you to start getting up at 6am for gymnastics and painting just like Corbusier.

Maker's Market @ Socrates Sculpture Park, June 27-28

Posted: 17 Jun 2009 12:57 PM PDT

This new outdoor market launches the last weekend of June in Long Island City, Queens, featuring a fresh roster of makers in all media. Presented in partnership with American Craft Magazine, The Noguchi Museum, and R 20th Century. Should be a cool event!

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