Monthly Archives: May 2005

Wollemi Pine

Seed collecting nets "The Wollemi Pine is one of the world’s oldest and rarest plants dating back to the time of the dinosaurs. With less than 100 adult trees known to exist in the wild, the Wollemi Pine is now … Continue reading

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What good is a fez?

"It keeps the head warm. It hides a bald patch. It raises the height of the wearer. It allows one to have a tassel to flaunt. It acts as a base frame for a turban.It finds a use for felt … Continue reading

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Moleskine Montage

"New Zealand digital designer Grant Robinson’s Montage-a-google is a simple web-based app that uses Google’s image search to generate a large gridded montage of images based on keywords (search terms) entered by the user. Not only an interesting way of … Continue reading

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First ‘globe’ map

"Tom Lamb, director of Christie’s book and manuscript department in London, described the find as "truly groundbreaking". "This is one of the most exciting discoveries of my career, and represents the pinnacle in the history of map-making," he said. Although … Continue reading

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On Second Thought

"… I fell victim to a overpriced and amazingly marketed journal which is known as the Moleskine. See I have a bad habit of not writing anything…at all. I never take notes, never write down phone numbers and I never … Continue reading

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Espresso Stories

"She cried when he handed her a fistful of dandelions. "For you, Mommy." Yellow was her favorite color." ‘True Love’ by Barbara ForsytheEspresso Stories [via plep] Image: botanical.com

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Dog-Eared Moleskine

"There I was sitting right next to the front door at the Apple Store in Corte Madera, CA – The Village Mall – waiting for the Tiger Party to start. And this little puppy chose my jacket to take a … Continue reading

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Tips for improving your handwriting

"You’ve decided you want to improve your handwriting and you’re probably hoping a fountain pen will do the trick — maybe a friend told you it would. Maybe you’re just adventurous and you want to try your hand at calligraphy … Continue reading

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Darth Vader’s Day Off

"Life moves pretty fast. If you don’t stop and look around once in a while, you could miss it. Do you know what I think about being ordered to sit on my hands and wait aboard Executor? Blast it. You … Continue reading

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Crowd scene

"Crowd scene"by JuliaJOURNEYS   The world’s next generation of creative voices in art and writing are in you. If you’re between nine and 18, get in on the Wandering Moleskine Next project: put YOU on paper in one of fifteen … Continue reading

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