Inspiration Lab


Charles Wilkin
September 30, 2010, 8:49 am
Filed under: Illustration/Art | Tags:

I came across a few collage pieces by New York based Charles Wilkin a.k.a Automatic Art & Design. I love his personal work, really well executed compositions and lots of texture and contrast.

See more: http://automatic-iam.com



Carl Kleiner
September 29, 2010, 7:28 am
Filed under: Illustration/Art, Photography

Since I recently had my kitchen done up it has become my fave place in my apartment to be. Have even started baking most of the bread I eat  myself which is something I NEVER thought would happen. So I’ve become something of a recipe experimentalist. That’s why I can’t resist sharing this Carl Kleiner project with you even though I’ve almost just featured him. He made these great photo illustrations for a recipe book for IKEA and I think it’s a briliant way to show ingredients. I know I’ll be trying out some IKEA recipes in my new IKEA kitchen. Get cracking everyone!

PS. No, IKEA isn’t sponsoring Inspiration Lab ;-)

See more: http://www.carlkleiner.com/



OK GO
September 28, 2010, 7:00 am
Filed under: Inspiration, Motion and Video | Tags: , ,

If I said ‘choreographed musicvideo’ did you say OK GO? Well, you should, cause they sure are masters of this dicipline. It started with treadmills, moved along with dominos and paintsplashes and now some serious dog trainining has been taking place. Just watch the video below, it will put a smile on your possibly pre-caffeinated face this morning. Watch out for the naughty goat towards the end, super funny!



Betsy Dunlap
September 27, 2010, 7:00 am
Filed under: Typography | Tags:

Even though I am a total romantic I don’t think I’ll ever get married. 1) Because it would mean that my parents had to co-exist in the same room for more than 5 mins. 2) Because I will never be as good a calligrapher as Betsy Dunlap and would therefore have crap invites ;-)

I featured Betsy as one of my very first posts here on Inspiration Lab, but she has done so much great work since (even a few tattoos!) so I think it’s time to have another look. I LOVE her lively style!

See more: http://bdunlap.blogspot.com (her website is under construction)



Husk Mit Navn
September 24, 2010, 7:00 am
Filed under: Illustration/Art

Husk Mit Navn (remember my name) is one of my fave artists, so when my better half moved in and brought two pieces with him I was more than happy to clear some wallspace for them ;-) I love the quirky characters and simple colours and I just can’t help but smile whenever I see his pieces.

See more: http://www.huskmitnavn.dk/ (google him to see much more)



Dines
September 23, 2010, 7:22 am
Filed under: Illustration/Art

I got a wonderful mail from Dines and I think he deserves a mention. With lots of great clients and really inspiring techniques in his digital collage work on his website I think he’s worth checking out.

See more: http://www.iamdines.com/



Kilogram
September 22, 2010, 7:10 am
Filed under: Typography

You don’t get much in this world for free, except your daily inspiration kick here at the Lab AND this great display font called Kilogram. I came across this little number over at Smashing Magazine who did a list of great free fonts and it was instant love. It is designed by Norwegian Karl Martin Sætren a.k.a. Kalle Graphics and yes, it is FREE! Super nice type specimens too.

Download it here, and don’t forget to say thank you.




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