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Craft


11.05.13: OBlog

Feeding Young Brains
AIGA Portland and The Right Brain Inititative have partnered on a new project to encourage kids to think creaively.
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05.03.13: OBlog

The Craft of Design
American Craft's special 2013 design issue is available online or as an iPad app.
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02.04.13: OBlog

Irving Harper, Paper Wizard
Irving Harper's paper sculptures are the subject of a new book out next week from Skira Rizzoli, Irving Harper Works in Paper.
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12.18.12: Betsy Vardell

Betsy on Etsy: Gifts for Kids
Gifts for children found on Etsy.com
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12.13.12: Betsy Vardell

Betsy on Etsy: Guide to Personalizable Gifts
Personalized gifts found on Etsy.com.
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12.11.12: Betsy Vardell

Betsy on Etsy: Ornaments and Decorations Gift Guide
Ornaments and decorations found on Etsy.
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10.16.12: OBlog

Unbored
Unbored: The Essential Field Guide to Serious Fun from Joshua Glenn and Elizabeth Foy Larsen features 350 pages of projects, games, and information for kids aged 8-13, and their parents.
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09.25.12: OBlog

Art Without Artists
Accidental Mysteries John Foster co-curated Art Without Artists at the Gregg Museum of Art & Design at North Carolina State University.
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05.28.12: William Drenttel, OBlog

Design + Craft: The Brazilian Path
Adélia Borges, a Brazilian curator has now published a remarkable book on the intersection of design and craft, artisanal objects and social innovation.
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05.11.12: OBlog

Make a Mixel this Weekend
This weekend the folks at Mixel, an amazing collaborative collage app for the iPad, want to spread the word about how easy (and fun) it is.
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05.01.12: OBlog

Two Foto Animator
A real life steampunk animated gif.
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