In addition to being a creative DIY project, the Great Rhombicuboctahedron Model Kit doubles as an epic tongue twister. Carefully designed by architect Thomas Houha and rendered in sturdy matboard, the Great Rhombicuboctahedron ("Rhombi" for short) is based on the ancient principles of sacred geometry.

Great Rhombicuboctahedron Model Kit

In addition to being a creative DIY project, the Great Rhombicuboctahedron Model Kit doubles as an epic tongue twister. Carefully designed by architect Thomas Houha and rendered in sturdy matboard, the Great Rhombicuboctahedron ("Rhombi" for short) is based on the ancient principles of sacred geometry.

This unique furoshiki Mountain Blossom design was created by artist Leah Duncan: “This design was inspired by the famous cherry blossom mountain view in Japan at sunrise. The elements are subtle, which creates a delicate and abstract pattern when the furoshiki is wrapped, folded, and worn.”

Furoshiki Scarf: Mountain Blossom

This unique furoshiki Mountain Blossom design was created by artist Leah Duncan: “This design was inspired by the famous cherry blossom mountain view in Japan at sunrise. The elements are subtle, which creates a delicate and abstract pattern when the furo

These colorful floral designs by Australian design duo Inaluxe offer a mod take on the traditional botanical tattoo. The Mod Florals Set features 4 different abstracted floral designs, with vibrant color combinations and fun varied petal shapes.

These colorful floral designs by Australian design duo Inaluxe offer a mod take on the traditional botanical tattoo. The Mod Florals Set features 4 different abstracted floral designs, with vibrant color combinations and fun varied petal shapes.

Collaborating designer Lucinda Newton-Dunn describes her artwork for these unique furoshiki: “This design is based on the Japanese tradition of origami. Continuing with the theme of folding and wrapping, this design depicts a folded piece of paper, exploring three-dimensionality through line and pattern. At first glance, a quarter of folded furoshiki appears to be decorated with nothing more than bold stripes, but viewed as a whole it transforms into an intricate trompe l’oeil.”

Furoshiki Scarf: Folded Paper

Furoshiki is a type of traditional Japanese fabric. Each one is hand-printed in Japan, featuring designs by collaborating artists from around the world.

In the time since the original, wildly popular Yoga Joes debuted, these enlisted men have been practicing their poses and moved into higher level classes. Yoga Joes are now ready to display their Advanced Yoga Joe poses, seeking inner peace while balancing in lotus headstand, firefly, scorpion, and more.

Advanced Yoga Joes

Yoga Joes are now ready to display their Advanced Joe Poses, seeking inner peace while balancing in lotus headstand, firefly, scorpion, and more.

A dizzying sibling to our best-selling 1,000 Colors Puzzle, the 1,000 Colors Halftone Puzzle adds a layer of intrigue by reproducing each color in halftone. The printing technique uses dots of various size, spacing, and CMYK colors to create a broad spectrum of tones - and creates an especially tricky color field. The puzzle's creator suggests that it may not be as tough as it looks, though, becoming more an act of intuition than a visual guessing game.

1,000 Colors Halftone Puzzle

A dizzying sibling to our best-selling 1,000 Colors Puzzle, the 1,000 Colors Halftone Puzzle adds a layer of intrigue by reproducing each color in halftone. The printing technique uses dots of various size, spacing, and CMYK colors to create a broad spectrum of tones - and creates an especially tricky color field. The puzzle's creator suggests that it may not be as tough as it looks, though, becoming more an act of intuition than a visual guessing game.

Today's talented ceramic artists are using traditional techniques like wheel throwing and hand-building—combined with influences and experiences from other media—to take the field of contemporary ceramics in all sorts of unexpected directions. In this new book, Hannah Stouffer takes a closer look at the finished work, process, and studio environments of some of today's most accomplished ceramic artists.

The New Age of Ceramics

Writer Hannah Stouffer takes a closer look at the finished work, process, and studio environments of some of today's most accomplished ceramic artists.

Three variations of minimal and lightweight earrings. The patterns were grown by a computer simulation of leaf venation and etched from a sheet of stainless steel.

Three variations of minimal and lightweight earrings. The patterns were grown by a computer simulation of leaf venation and etched from a sheet of stainless steel.

Dinosauria required over five hundred hours of research and illustration, to depict more than seven hundred genera in this (r)evolutionary taxonomy.

Dinosauria

Dinosauria required over five hundred hours of research and illustration, to depict more than seven hundred genera in this (r)evolutionary taxonomy.

More matters in the fruit and veg department. And you'll never run out of ideas for produce pickin's with The Taxonomy of Fruits & Vegetables, which features over 700 homegrown illustrations of everything from mangosteens to cooking greens.

The Taxonomy Of Fruits & Vegetables

More matters in the fruit and veg department. And you'll never run out of ideas for produce pickin's with The Taxonomy of Fruits & Vegetables, which features over 700 homegrown illustrations of everything from mangosteens to cooking greens.

Balancing anatomical correctness with a refined design sensibility, these DIY Beetle Models by Assembli are as fun to put together as they are to admire once they're finished. The finely detailed design includes rendering of the beetle's joints as well as wing venation. The Stag Beetle is available in a brilliant Lime Green or Gold and comes with an optional display board.

Model Stag Beetle DIY Kit

Balancing anatomical correctness with a refined design sensibility, these DIY Beetle Models by Assembli are as fun to put together as they are to admire.

In Catalan artist Cinta Vidal's latest series, she explores how industry weaves itself into the human experience and into the environment, both helping us and hurting us wherever it goes. Vidal is "attracted to this contradiction and the strange beauty of industrial places." The artist traditionally paints in acrylic on wood, and combines multiple perspectives in her "un-gravity" constructions that invite the viewer to consider different points of view.

Urban Evening

In Catalan artist Cinta Vidal's latest series, she explores how industry weaves itself into the human experience and into the environment, both helping us and hurting us wherever it goes. Vidal is "attracted to this contradiction and the strange beauty of industrial places." The artist traditionally paints in acrylic on wood, and combines multiple perspectives in her "un-gravity" constructions that invite the viewer to consider different points of view.

San Francisco artist Tiffanie Turner shares her secrets for creating beautiful and lifelike botanicals using everyday materials in her debut book, The Fine Art of Paper Flowers. A licensed architect, Tiffanie's technical training combined with her love the natural world has helped her develop and refine a multitude of impressive techniques for creating unique paper flowers.

The Fine Art of Paper Flowers

San Francisco artist Tiffanie Turner shares her secrets for creating beautiful and lifelike botanicals using everyday materials in her debut book.

The Hida Express furoshiki design was created by artist Hannah Waldron, based on her journey on this unique train. “The Hida Express is a limited express train that runs from Toyoma to Takayama through the Japanese Alps. On this journey, all sense of time and orientation seemed to disappear as we snaked, sped, crawled, ambled, rocketed and twisted through mountain upon mountain, every turn revealing rushing rivers and glinting waterfalls only momentarily glanced.”

Furoshiki Scarf: Hida Express

The Hida Express furoshiki design was created by artist Hannah Waldron, based on her journey on this unique train. “The Hida Express is a limited express train that runs from Toyoma to Takayama through the Japanese Alps. On this journey, all sense of time and orientation seemed to disappear as we snaked, sped, crawled, ambled, rocketed and twisted through mountain upon mountain, every turn revealing rushing rivers and glinting waterfalls only momentarily glanced.”

One of three paintings created in partnership with Colossal, Wrońska has rendered Chicago, a city that sings with creativity at the crossroads of America (and the humble home of Colossal). Colossal worked directly with Wrońska to create an archival print of this original watercolor painting. The artist has personally reviewed proof prints for quality and integrity. Available in two sizes, the print's outside dimensions include 2" white borders for easy framing.

Modern City Series: Chicago

Using her signature style of vibrant watercolors applied to dense cityscapes, Wrońska takes on a new view in her latest series.

These versatile bowls from Philadelphia-based ceramic artist Brian Giniewski are perfectly sized for a variety of uses. Each bowl is handmade and features Giniewski's signature combination of a lightly textured ceramic base paired with a unique overlay of thick paint-like drips of glaze.

These versatile bowls from Philadelphia-based ceramic artist Brian Giniewski are perfectly sized for a variety of uses. Each bowl is handmade and features Giniewski's signature combination of a lightly textured ceramic base paired with a unique overlay of thick paint-like drips of glaze.

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