Snarky Kitty Valentines from Artist Casey Weldon’s Feline Fixation

In his latest body of paintings, Catharsis, Seattle-based artist Casey Weldon uses cats as inspiration to create a satirical analysis on the internet, love and social media. Read more

Airfix Build Your Own Valentine!

I would be remiss if I didn’t post this fun Valentine’s Day card from across the pond! Inspired by Airfix scale model kits, it’s a collaboration between talents Rich Storey Designs and JollySmith Design. Read more

10 Ways To Wish Brody & Carrie A Happy Homeland Valentine’s Day.

 A Happy Homeland Valentine's Day

What do the television show Homeland and Valentine’s Day have in common? While the award-winning Showtime drama may have more in common with the St. Valentine’s Day Massacre than the day of hearts and cupids, copywriter Deanna Director and designer Caroline Director have had some fun combining their love of both to create some funny (and punny) cards to celebrate. Read more

A Different Kind of Valentine. Eric Liot Heart Sculptures.

Eric Liot Heart Sculptures

Paris based artist Éric Liot combines items archetypal of our consumer based society with objects and fragments from pop culture. Pieces of film, advertisements, toys, comics and anime are assembled or collaged to ultimately represent a colorful, decadent society, delusional in its mad self-celebration. Read more

How The World’s Best Selling Valentine’s Day Candy, Conversation Hearts, Are Made.

How Conversation hearts are made

It’s that time of year again. Valentine’s Day. When happy shiny couples give one another cute warm fuzzies while the rest of the world either remains hopeful or bitterly dejected. Either way, one can’t get away from the classic “Sweethearts” by Necco come mid-February. From the candy to Keds, iPhone apps to fragrances, talking hearts abound. Read more