Filed under: inspirations, materials | Tags: bookwave hanging storage, buzzilight, buzzispace, dror, etcetera media, flitz felt, flitzfelt, fredrik farg, graf and lantz, ilio, industrial felt, jeanie lai, josh jackus, mehtap obuz, michima, moufelt, spinhandspun, UM bags, yvonne ip
Carga Messengers, Carga
Unzippable UM Bags, Josh Jackus
Wine Carrier, Graf & Lantz
6 Pack Wine Rack, Etcetera Media
Table Top Accessories, Filzfelt
Knot Seating, Yvonne Ip for Made
Peacock Chair, Dror
Re:Cover and Folder, Fredrik Farg
Diamond Garland, Jeanie Lai for Moufelt
A-Z Refrigerator Magnets, MiChiMa (Industrial Exception)
spinhandspun is conteplating the yarniverse…
Filed under: inspirations, materials | Tags: DIY, do it yourself, handmade, k'nex, kristin boehm, light box, light tent, lightbox, spinhandspun
After months of photographing my work with so-so results, I decided it was time to invest in a lightbox. And what better way to do it than to Do It Yourself? In search of the perfect supplies, I raided my parents basement and came across my favorite childhood toy: a box of K’nex!
If you’re wondering what a lightbox can do for you, look no further than my dingy-yellow digital ‘graphs in the K’nex building portion of this tutorial, then compare those to these images taken inside of the completed K’nex lightbox. Lightboxes keep your colors looking bright, reduce shadows, and make sure your images look clean and professional. Follow the tutorial below to create your own…
Knex structure without screen.
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Attention to all who love organic forms, and embryonic imagery:
SPINHANDSPUN is delighted to announce the arrival of a new set of polymer hex buttons, designed, crafted, and out-done by Perishables, an artist who creates her own shipping packages, and uses nature retreats for inspiration. [2010 Update: Perishables is no longer listed as an Etsy store seller]
The next collection of cases will feature her work. Until then, I’ll be rolling these buttons between my fingertips, and relishing their polymer musicality.
For more information about Perishables and her work, (more…)