The mortality reminding timepiece

This should get you motivated to get up and live every day as if its your last. A watch that politely reminds you that…”remember…you will die”. Thanks! The watch is called “The Accurate” by Mr Jones Watches and it is described as “a link to the venerable tradition of the memento mori – an object… Continue reading The mortality reminding timepiece

Edible Buscuit Tableware

Why finish eating when you’ve cleared your plate!? This tableware set is created from a biscuit dough called hardtack. A mixture that was traditionally used as emergency rations for sailors. They were created by Japanese designer Nobuhiko Arikawa of Rice-Design for use at Orto Cafe and will be exhibited at Designing10 in Japan at the… Continue reading Edible Buscuit Tableware

Bus shelters with built in Star Wars LightSabers installed in NYC

TV Network Spike have installed these great bus shelters around NYC complete with 4 sabers sandwiched between the glass with instructions to “Use only in case of Sith” or bad bad tempered bus drivers.. This one was shot on tuesday at West 34th Street and Eighth Avenue. Whether its still there today is anyones guess…… Continue reading Bus shelters with built in Star Wars LightSabers installed in NYC

3D paper heads using gaming technique.

Artist Bert Simons creates these stunning sculptures using the same technique as developers would use when creating a 3D game. But takes it a step further and back into the physical world by printing them out. Once the head is created in 3D in his 3D package (Blender), the texture created is then printed back… Continue reading 3D paper heads using gaming technique.

Star Trek mosaics made from coloured beads and thread.

You sci fi geeks cant get enough of mosaics lately. These Star Trek themed mosaics were created by Star Trek fan Devorah Sperber. To recreate the look of being beamed up, Sperber used semi translucent beads to thread the standing characters into shape. The image of Captain Kirk (shown, right) uses 25,000 plastic beads strung… Continue reading Star Trek mosaics made from coloured beads and thread.