This wonderful video supports Art teaching in schools. “Art and cultural production is at the very centre of what community is… art is a reflection of our society and identity.” Some of the industries luminaries outline the overwhelmingly positive benefits of arts and cultural education on the lives of young people. “Art is the oxygen that makes all other subjects breathe”.
A music icon, a place, an identity, a typeface and an artist come together to share and create new memories.
A short documentary on the work and life of San Francisco designer, Martin Venezky. I loved hearing his take on assembly and collision of objects in compositions. Super interesting!
Seb Lester’s New Skillsahre calligraphy course is next level! I have found each module super easy to follow and he provides proportional resources, templates and tips to help you ensure your penmanship is polished! Use this code to check it out with 2 months of premium skillshare access for free.
I mentioned this series with great anticipation last month and am excited to say the first video does not disapoint! In Episode 1, Dafi is showing his technique to cast plastic resin type from an existing set of metal type.
Fore-edge painting is a unique art form that dates back to the 1600s. The intricate pictures are painted on the edge of book pages, shown when the cover is open and slyly hidden beneath the gold gilded ends when closed. Artist Martin Frost is the last known commercial fore-edge painter, solely responsible for keeping the magical tradition alive.