Murals in New York Raise Awareness of Child Slavery

New York murals raise awareness of child slavery

The International Labour Organization’s (ILO), the oldest United Nations agency, teamed up with SAM (Street Art for Mankind) to pepper New York with spectacular social justice murals made by prominent street artists Clandestinos, Faith 47, Btoy, Jo di Bona, Loic Ercolessi, KinMX, Jorge Gerada, Mr Cenz and Victor Ash. (more…)

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Moms Can Dream, Right? Control Toys For Out of Control Kids.

control toys for badly behaved children

Everyone has a mother. We don’t choose them and they can range from wonderful to wicked. It’s pretty much luck of the draw. But even the Mom with the best-behaved children could use a break every now and then which is why it’s too bad that these hilarious parody products for parents aren’t actually the real thing. (more…)

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Game of Thrones Easter Eggs Printables. Worthy of The Iron Throne.

For both adults and kids this Easter come Eggs of Thrones. These free minimalist printables, designed by Amanda Anez for Fun.com, will dress up your Easter Eggs a là Game of Thrones, House of Whomever, complete with armor, swords and the appropriate accessory (e.g. a hand for Jamie Lannister). All you need is a printer, dyed eggs, double-stick tape and scissors (or an exacto-knife). (more…)

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The 7 New Illustrated Harry Potter Covers Work As One

For the 20th anniversary of the publication of Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone in the United States, Scholastic commissioned Brian Selznick, author and illustrator of Caldecott Medal-winning The Invention of Hugo Cabret, to reimagine the cover art for the entire Harry Potter series. (more…)

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Wooden Block Set Commemorates Women Who Dared

What can you do when faced with the daily grind of prejudice, ignorance, and enslavement? These 32 women persevered. And now Uncle Goose of Michigan has made a block set commemorating them with images, names and inspiring quotes. (more…)

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Baby’s First Eames and Other Great Children’s Books

Baby’s First Eames by Julie Merberg and illustrated by Aki offers a delightful A-to-Z overview of modern design icons for the toddler set. (more…)

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