Thursday, October 15, 2009

picture of the day

A vintage illustration from the 1907 children's book, Ozma of Oz by L. Frank Baum; Ozma of Oz comes to the rescue of Dorothy with her entourage of Dorothy's friends on a flying carpet. Artist John R. Neill.

Art Nouveau portrait of Ozma of Oz. Artist John R. Neill.

Thursday, October 8, 2009

pink eye magazine issue 6 release party SATURDAY

pink eye magazine rules! if you aren't familiar with pink eye, it's a badass independent arts & music FREE publication in cleveland. check out the website:, and come party on saturday, and pick up some issues to give to your friends. (i helped out a bit on this issue with some layout stuff. pretty excited about it.)

Join us in celebration of the next issue of Pink Eye Magazine with a line-up of great local bands - Self Destruct Button, Chief Bromide, Buried Wires and Arte Povera. This issue will be featuring the art of Jake Kelly and Mark Keffer...along with a bunch of other assorted nonsense dealing with street art, urban decay/renewal, and local music.

Sat. Oct. 10 @ The Beachland Tavern (15711 Waterloo Rd, Cleveland)
Doors @ 10:30, Music Starts @ 11pm Sharp! All Ages - $5 Donation.

Hope to see ya there!

- Leigh and Ian

...and there's also a few events going on in Collinwood earlier - opening at Low Life Gallery, Shoporooni Birthday Party and Bands playing at Music Saves!
Cleveland, Ohio

picture of the day

Wednesday, October 7, 2009

architecture inspired by manta ray, coveted by yours truly

Ecological Children Activity and Education Center created by 24H > architecture on Koh Kood Island, Thailand. Constructed mostly from locally harvested bamboo.

read about this structure and see some more pics @ arch daily
i originally came across a post about this place @ accidental mysteries

chinese bicycle acrobatics

my mom just sent this to me in an email. it's outrageous. thanks mom! xo.

picture of the day

Thursday, October 1, 2009