Archive for December, 2007

Clockwork Bug Sculptures

December 6, 2007



Insect Lab is an artist studio that customizes real insects with antique watch parts and electronic components. Offering specimens that come in many shapes, sizes and colors; each insect is individually adorned, each is one of a kind and unique.



Unusual Christmas Trees

December 3, 2007

Beer Bottle Christmas Tree

Neatorama has a great collection of unusual Christmas trees. This one is made from a bunch of Grolsch beer bottles!

Link: Neatorama

Electroluminecent Tree Lamp

December 2, 2007

From London based design firm Nimble Critters:

“ETree is an electroluminescent lamp which invites the user to interact with it by moving its strands of light and playing with them.”

Link: Nimble Critters

Bench seat made from pencils.

December 2, 2007

Pencil Bench

From their website:

“Boex 3D Creative Solutions designed this award winning, quirky bench from a single conversation to see if they could incorporate an everyday office object into a piece of furniture.

The seat is made up of 1600 pencils which are individually sprung. Each pencil can be removed and used.”

Link: Boex 3D Creative Solutions Pencil Bench

City Shrinker

December 2, 2007


City Shrinker is an excellent collection of Tilt-Shift photography by Ben Thomas of Adelaide, Australia.

That’s No Speck of Dust…

December 2, 2007


In this wonderful photograph of the sun, what appears to be a speck of dust on the lens of the camera is actually something else…

Click here or on the photo above to view the larger image.

Bloggity Bloggy Blog

December 1, 2007

Just settin’ up this here web blog thingamadoodle.