Thursday, 31 March 2016

Uh-oh... But they're fast learners!

Psychologists say messy children learn faster than their tidier counterparts. That's some consolation to the parents of these children: 








Wednesday, 30 March 2016

A very cool way to create memories

Wendy Tsao came up with the idea of creating a priceless memento for her son when he drew a self-portrait at the age of four. She transformed his drawing into a soft toy, a very faithful version of his unique likeness. Now anybody can order a soft toy based on their children's drawings or any other drawing, via the website Child's Own Studio. Here are a few examples:

















Tuesday, 29 March 2016

Monday, 28 March 2016

Posh dogs

Some of these dog houses give a new meaning to being "in the dog house."







These are not so grand, but show imagination and creativity:



Saturday, 26 March 2016

Flights of imagination

I find these necklaces very pretty, love the colours. I like the idea, but I'm too short and too old to wear something so large around my neck. They would make nice mobiles, though. [These accessories are made by Derya Aksoy.]






Friday, 25 March 2016

Beautiful illustrations and video

Toni Demuro is a talented Italian illustrator. He can be found on Facebook, on YouTube, where he has a channel, and on his own website.









Video published on Jan 23, 2016
Toni Demuro
Animation: Maisam Shahi
music: Javad Ma'roofi

Thursday, 24 March 2016

Spreading colour and sharing love

Holi is a spring festival in Nepal and India, also known as the festival of colours or the festival of sharing love. This year it's being celebrated today, but the date changes from year to year.

It looks like great fun!