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  • Lorna Scobie
    Art

    Lorna Scobie

    at the moment we don’t have a pet (apartment living, sad face) but maybe i’ll just commission Lorna Scobie to paint my ultimate fantasy pet anyway? because her pet portraits are the best.…

  • Jonas Wood
    Art

    Jonas Wood

    Jonas Wood is an LA based artist whose work immediately appealed to me, not only for his graphic style but because of an ever present sense of humour that i just love. you…

  • Hsiao-Ron Cheng
    Art

    Hsiao-Ron Cheng

    Hsiao-Ron Cheng is a Taiwanese digital artist & illustrator whose work i discovered via Cath of Wolf Eyebrows (whose blog is consistently great – follow her!) she is commissioned for work by various…

  • Lorna Simpson: Ebony
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    Lorna Simpson: Ebony Collages

    you might remember my previous post about artist Lorna Simpson, whose exquisite Gold Head series is still a favourite of mine. they form part of a continuing series of collages based on figures…

  • Chickens by Holly Frean
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    Chickens by Holly Frean

    these chicken plates by London based artist Holly Frean are just the kind of thing i would buy without thinking twice, and upon returning home to show off my spoils the conversation with my husband would…

  • Horizontal Press
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    Horizontal Press

    illustrator, jewellery maker and all round creative gal Kaye Blegvad just launched a, shall we say, passion project in the form of Horizontal Press, a small pornographic press based in Brooklyn. you can peruse a selection…

  • Soppy
    Art

    Soppy

    i think that many of us can relate to Soppy, a set of illustrations by Philippa Rice about the everyday minutiae within a relationship that actually mean so much. based on her relationship…

  • Lucie de Moyencourt: Atlantic Seaboard
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    Atlantic Seaboard

    last week we visited a newish deli that opened in my neighbourhood late last year. there is a large Jewish community in Sea Point, so i benefit from all sorts of great stuff…

  • Endre Penovác
    Art

    Endre Penovác

    a few years ago my dad started painting. as an urban designer he’s always had a pencil in his hand, but he never had the time to flex his creative muscles outside…

  • Mary Laube
    Art

    Mary Laube

    i discovered the work of Mary Laube through Buy Some Damn Art (where you can currently buy some of her original paintings). Mary was born in South Korea but group up in…

  • Diana Beltran Herrera
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    Diana Beltran Herrera

    Diana Beltran Herrera is a Colombian designer and artist who, simply put, does INSANE things with paper. not only is her work technically amazing; but the pieces that she creates are beautiful to…

  • Miss Moss: Valentino Colour Comparisons
    Art, Fashion

    The Art of Valentino

    sometimes i like to imagine that Valentino create collections just for me. i picture the entire creative team sitting in their studio in Milan, saying – “you know, Diana hasn’t done a…

  • ELOI scarves, made from paper cut-out designs.
    Art, Fashion

    ELOI

    i’m always into things that are slightly off-kilter and what people might call “crazy”. that’s why i instantly took a liking to ELOI, a range of scarves by artist Paige Russell who constructs vibrant…

  • Illustrated Nudie Calendar by Anna Gleeson
    Art

    2015 Illustrated Nudie Calendar

    illustrator Anna Gleeson made a playful, illustrated take on the age-old classic: the nudie calendar. do you guys still page directly to your birth month when looking at a calendar? i have always…