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Your chance to take home Optimus Prime

Giant 270cm Optimus Prime sculpture

Are you a Transformers fan with a spare $10,500 lying around? Well, this might just be what you’ve been waiting for. Weighing in at a whopping 500kg and standing 270cm tall, this one-of-a-kind Optimus Prime sculpture can be yours for the price of a small car. Designed and constructed by Kreatworks, the sculpture is made from recycled scrap metal [...]

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Video: Fabian Gaete Maureira, Level 100 Finger Painter

This is Fabian Gaete Maureira, a talented artist from Chile who takes finger painting to the next level. It’s likely that finger painting is something most of us haven’t tried since childhood. But as you can see in this video, there is nothing childish about Fabian’s masterful control of his phalanges. Using a series of [...]

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Awesomely realistic dinosaur garden statues

Awesomely realistic dinosaur garden statues

If I didn’t live in an apartment and I had a spare few thousand dollars lying around, I know what I’d spend my money on. That’s right – life-size dinosaur garden statues. They’re an investment, really.  

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Top ten Pantone-inspired gift ideas for creatives

Top ten Pantone-inspired gift ideas for creatives

With the holiday season fast approaching, there’s not much time left to buy those last remaining gifts for your friends and family. If you happen to know someone working in a creative field, but can’t decide what to buy for them this year, then here are a few Pantone-inspired gift ideas that are sure to [...]

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Field of Light: beautiful Christmas light display by Bruce Munro

Field of Light: beautiful Christmas light display by Bruce Munro

Between now and 8 January 2012, the Holburne Museum is playing host to the Field of Light – an amazing art installation by UK-based lighting expert Bruce Munro. The “Field of Light” idea first came to [Munro] after being inspired by the energy of Uluru (Ayers Rock) and marvelling at how the ground came to life after a [...]

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It’s a man’s life: vintage covers of men’s adventure magazines

It's a man's life: vintage covers of men's adventure magazines

From a time when men were men and the buttons on women’s tops were seemingly ineffective, this is a selection of covers from some of the most iconic men’s adventure magazines from the 1950s and ’60s. Targeted squarely at veterans of war readjusting to the day-to-day routine of civilian life, magazines from this genre were known [...]

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Romo the Smartphone Robot

Romo the Smartphone Roboto

I received some very exciting news today: I should expect my very own Romo the Smartphone Robot to be delivered sometime in February 2012! After a successful pitch on Kickstarter, which smashed the target of $32,000 with over $100,000 in pledges, the guys at Romotive are now putting their concept into production. I can’t speak for [...]

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