Lego Wars: Pop Culture Meets Luxury Brands In Chromogenic Prints by Dale May.

Dale Mays Lego Wars
above: V3PO Louis Vuitton by Dale May

Photographer Dale May‘s LEGO WARS at the Samuel Owen Gallery are a collection of photo that combine popular culture with commercial imagery and luxury brands. LEGO Star Wars minifigs juxtaposed against Chanel, Louis Vuitton and Tory Burch logos – even set against the famous Tiffany Robin’s Egg Blue, are produced as chromogenic prints and face mounted to archival acrylic backed with aluminum. (more…)

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It’s Snowing Star Wars! 10 new DIY Star Wars Paper Snowflake Templates.

Star Wars DIY paper Snowflakes
above: Yoda, one of the ten new DIY Star Wars paper snowflakes for 2011

One of my most popular posts has been my 2010 how to make your own Star Wars snowflakes (Darth Vader and a Bobba Fett/Clone snowflake) as taught by a husband and wife team. (more…)

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7 Ice Cream Popsicles In Famous Forms &; Fabulous Flavors By Russian Ad Agency Stoyn.

Stoyn Pop Culture Popsicles

Russian ad agency Stoyn participated in a tasty project for Faces & Laces, as annual Moscow art and music show profiling brands from around the world. The agency created 7 different flavored pop culture popsicles made with Dolce Bacio ice cream molded into the shapes of well-known characters from Star Wars, Disney and other figures. (more…)

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Star Wars Carved Crayons; Darth, Chewbacca, C3PO and StormTrooper


above: photo by Mark Merlot.

Although these carved crayons were not made by Diem Chau, whose many crayola sculptures I’ve shared with you in the past, the Star Wars Crayolas were made by Steve Thompson and have been featured on many a geek and sci-fi blog. If you haven’t seen them, here’s a good look: (more…)

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