Capturing Toy Soldiers With Mini Blue Helmets All Over The World.

The engaging interactive Miniscule Blue Helmets on a Massive Quest was spearheaded by designer Pierre Derks, a project which has also spawned a new book. (more…)

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Google’s ‘Under The Sea’ Interactive Steampunk Doodle -An Homage To Jules Verne





A minor coincidence, given that my post today featured the 15 blown glass fish bowls by Roger Arquer, but today’s Google logo features an underwater view in honor of Jules Verne’s birthday. (more…)

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As We Welcome 2010, A Look Back At 2009

a look back at 2009
above: 2009’s popular topics; Michael Jackson, Twitter, Health Care Bill, Iraq war, Tiger Woods, Zhu Zhu Hamsters, Green movement, Twilight’s New Moon, Lady Gaga and Facebook.

Happy New Year to my wonderful readers. It’s each and every one of you that make the labor of daily blogging worth it. I can’t thank you enough for your continued support, encouragement, kind letters and comments. (more…)

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Gimme Shelter: Guggenheim & Google’s Virtual Design Competition

Guggenheim & Google's Virtual Design Competition

On the occasion of Frank Lloyd Wright’s birthday, June 8, the Guggenheim Museum and Google launched Design It: Shelter Competition, a global, online initiative that invites the public to use Google Earth and Google SketchUp to create and submit designs for virtual 3-D shelters for a location of their choice anywhere on Earth. (more…)

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