on trend: bauhaus.

sometimes i just start to notice images popping up on pinterest in a series of familiar shapes and lately it’s this bauhaus vibe i’ve been seeing. i went to an excellent bauhaus exhibit at LACMA of artist moholy-nagy and it reminded me how experimental the artists from this art movement were, and how much i love it. and then i began seeing its influences all... 
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Studio Tour: Artist Emily Snyder.

today we’re dropping in on talented L.A.-based multi-media artist emily Snyder. i was introduced to emily a few weeks ago at our neighborhood coffee spot, fix, by jihan (who essentially knows everyone) and was excited to get home and check out emily’s website. and to be quite honest, it blew me away — this artist is so prolific it’s hard to know... 
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moodboard inspiration + tutorial.

itsphotoshop. i kept admiring all these kinds of cool collage mood boards when i then stumbled upon a great photoshop tutorial from itsphotoshop to make a diamond-shaped mood board — diamonds are a girl’s best friend, am i right? i love playing with mood boards in photoshop and coming up with all kinds of graphic inspiration — i mean the possibilities are... 
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oh, and happy, happy friday.

i may not be wes anderson’s number one fan…i’m probably like 10x that whimpy old fan! so, when i saw someone tweet the trailer for his new movie moonrise kingdom, well, let’s just say it made my week. not only is it wes, which is frankly enough. it stars edward norton, frances mcdormand, jason, schwartzman, bruce willis, tilda swinton and ahem, bill-freakin’-murray... 
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