Daily Dishonesty by Lauren Hom

Daily Dishonesty by Lauren Hom

Posted by on Jun 25, 2013 in Blog, Featured, Illustration | No Comments

Daily Dishonesty is a hand-lettering blog that was started by Lauren Hom during her senior year of college. It is a combination of her love for typography, humor, copywriting, and illustration. The blog documents the lies she tells herself on a regular basis, I bet some of us are guilty of these too! Check out the ...

Turn the World Inside out using Art

Turn the World Inside out using Art

Posted by on Apr 2, 2013 in Inspiration | No Comments

The city’s the best gallery I could imagine. I would never have to make a book and then present it to a gallery and let them decide if my work was nice enough to show it to people. I would control it directly with the public in the streets. JR JR is a semi anonymous ...

Henna Tutorial II

Henna Tutorial II

Posted by on Feb 22, 2013 in Blog, Henna, Tutorials & Walkthroughs | No Comments

Hey guys! It’s been a year since I uploaded my last henna tutorial and I thought that it’s been a very long time, so I made a new one for you guys! This time I talked more about the process of the drawing, so it’s a little more step by step. I managed to have ...

Ramadhan Design Case Study/Tutorial

Ramadhan Design Case Study/Tutorial

Posted by on Jul 13, 2012 in Tutorials & Walkthroughs | 4 Comments

    If you go to this link you will find the posters I have done to welcome the blessed month of Ramadhan (رمضان‎ ). I have been designing them since four years ago which makes this year 1433 H being the fifth year. I realised that I have come a long way since then in ...

Beautiful lettering by Giuseppe Salerno

Beautiful lettering by Giuseppe Salerno

Posted by on Jun 23, 2012 in Featured, Inspiration | No Comments

Lately I have been so engrossed in looking at different types of lettering styles, especially in calligraphy. I stumbled upon  Giuseppe Salerno’s work on dribbble and was really impressed with his lettering skills. Giuseppe Salerno is a calligrapher, type and web designer and together with Paco González they founded Resistenza, a design studio. Have a look!     ...

Hadith of the Day iPhone App

Hadith of the Day iPhone App

Posted by on May 6, 2012 in Cool Stuff | No Comments

  I remember when I first joined Hadith of the Day’s Fan Page on Facebook.  I was probably one of the thousand fans to like the page, today their fan page has grown to over 2.3 Million fans! And you know why? Because it’s a joy to read  Hadiths (a tradition based on reports of the ...

Floral/Flourish Design Tutorial

Floral/Flourish Design Tutorial

Posted by on Apr 8, 2012 in Tutorials & Walkthroughs | 2 Comments

One of my friends recently asked me to make a tutorial on how I make my flourishes, so I thought since I did the henna tutorial and I usually build up my designs from these why not give it a try. Have a look at the tutorial and then you can take a look below to ...

Alter Egos by Simone Padmore

Alter Egos by Simone Padmore

Posted by on Mar 14, 2012 in Barbadian Artists, Illustration | No Comments

With a keen eye for detail, Simone Padmore merges her exploration for Alter Egos with a canvas full of distinguished gestures, merging shapes, lines and space to illustrate her inner concepts. Her drawings are all done by hand, and she adds a hint of colour to create asymmetry and intrigue. Simone’s inspiration also comes from Barbadian heritage, well she ...

Breathtaking Photography | Gregorius Suhartoyo

Breathtaking Photography | Gregorius Suhartoyo

Posted by on Mar 13, 2012 in Featured | No Comments

Gregorius Suhartoyo is a kind, humble and passionate photographer. Greg’s photography excels whenever he has the opportunity to capture a scene or moment in time  and he is always eager to share about his experiences. There is a beautiful way in which he plays with light and colour in his images. His photography spans from portraiture, land and ...