Inspiration: “Spring Onions”

A friend pointed out this simple yet elegant (but exquisitely detailed) sketch of spring onions by Kathleen Reitz, a children's book illustrator.  A reminder that spring is upon us and it's time to take out that notebook and fill it... Read More


Did You Know 4.0

  From Parker Lee, Vice President for Marketing & Business development @ XPLANE  The visual thinking company | For years we have witnessed the enthusiasm around XPLANE-produced, "Did You Know? 2.0"– a viral video that shows the constant global shifts in education and speaks... Read More


HowTo: Write like an architect

Doug Patt show us how to write like an architect in this YouTube video:"The basic drafting tool for an architect when working by hand is a parallel rule. You can also use a t-square. Ill be using an ames lettering... Read More


IDEA: i-want-a-print

Boaz, a photographer emailed us about his new art website. He writes: "As a practicing artist I was bothered by the fact that only very wealthy people could afford my work. I thought art should become accessible to more people… The... Read More


Francis Ford Coppola Encyclopedia

Notcot’s Jane Aw reviews the site KnoWine and guess what…they have customized Moleskine.‘Inspiration + awesome web design + mind blowing packaging design + wine + customized moleskine + education + amusement? Does it really get any better? I don’t even... Read More


WebFind: Addictomatic

There’s a new RSS search kid on the block: "Addictomatic searches the best live sites on the web for the latest news, blog posts, videos and images. It’s the perfect tool to keep up with the hottest topics, perform ego... Read More


Web Find: Urban Sketchers

A new group blog is about to hit the net. With correspondents from such places as Lisbon, Madrid, Moscow, Bangkok and Tel Aviv this site promises to be one of the best around. "Urban Sketchers is a community of artists... Read More


Lovemarks Update: Moleskine @ #6

Rediscovered writing’s intimacy I discovered Moleskine by chance. I had heard, but when I started using it, I rediscovered writing’s intimacy. My thoughts has their one soul on a Moleskine. Dr_Who, Italy – 27 March 2008... Read More


Write Place: Yale Grad Student’s Off-Grid Tiny House

I’ve always been fascinated by small houses. This one is just perfect."Elizabeth Turnbull was planning for Yale grad school and started estimating her future living expenses.  As an incoming Yale School of Forestry and Environmental Studies student, Elizabeth calculated that... Read More