All posts tagged “Ages”

Hands On with the Teenage Engineering + Cheap Monday’s Pocket Operators: Super-fun, miniature synthesizers that look like pocket calculators for all ages and levels

Hands On with the Teenage Engineering + Cheap Monday's Pocket Operators

What happens when audio engineers and a clothing brand get together? Swedish brands Teenage Engineering and Cheap Monday broke news of a collaboration at the start of the year, generating more than a little hype about the resulting products named……

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Russian ‘Lord of the Rings’ illustrations take Middle Earth to the Middle Ages

Peter Jackson’s interpretation of The Lord of the Rings is so dominant in our collective consciousness that it’s easy to forget that it’s just one possible visualization of J.R.R. Tolkien’s work. A 1993 Russian edition of the novel provides a vey different take. The illustrations are inspired by the Medieval art styles of traditional iconography so-called “illuminated manuscripts” of the bible. It looks nothing like the picturesque, multi-million dollar world inhabited by Elijah Wood and Ian McKellan, and it gives the story a completely different feel that — one could argue — is more suited to Tolkien’s work. There are many more illustrations on this Tumblr blog — just be sure to check all four pages for the whole collection.



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Kavalan, Taiwan’s First Whisky Distillery : The island’s first single malt ages twice as fast due to the sub-tropical climate

Kavalan, Taiwan's First Whisky Distillery


While Scotland will always (by law) be the sole proprietor of Scotch, a whole host of nations have embraced the art of whisky distillation. From Japan to Sweden to Australia, several excellent new distillers are popping up…

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Letters of Note: Correspondence across the ages that reveal the personal side of public figures and humanize great events

Letters of Note


Not so long ago—in the age before Twitter, email and Facebook—people wrote out their feelings, gripes, grievances and praise on hotel notepads, scraps of paper and personal stationary, and then mailed them. While some might argue that the art of correspondence died with…

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“Outside The Lines” Coloring Book: Over 100 works of art by over 100 contemporary artists, for creatives of all ages




The best creative tools have the power to appeal to all ages. Case in point: “Outside the Lines,” a coloring book curated by Souris Hong-Porretta, featuring over 100 works of art by an equal number of…

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Infographic traces Superman’s suit through the ages

This illustrated infographic charts Superman through his movie history, dating right back to 1934.

    


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ScreenFonts: Moonlight Kingdom, Rock of Ages, Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter, Magic Mike