S’porean Designer’s S$7 Adobe Illustrator & Photoshop Key Chains Super Popular Worldwide

Geek Culture / Facebook It is created by Yu Xin, a 25-year-old full-time computer graphics game artist. The origins of it? The key chains are designed by a former Nanyang Polytechnic/ Digipen graduate, after she was subjected to making major revisions for one design project she was working on that lasted almost a year. It culminated with her wanting to channel her frustration with her day job into...


SOURCE: https://designyoutrust.com/2018/09/sporean-designers-s7-adobe-illustrator-photoshop-key-chains-super-popular-worldwide/

Stunning Metal Life-Size Rhinoceros Sculpture By Urs Fischer

“Things” is a large scale art installation by Swiss artist Urs Fischer. The piece is comprised of a life-size rhinoceros made of aluminium, with a number of different objects attached to it – a travel switcase, a frying pan, a vacuum cleaner, a laptop, car parts, etc. According to Colossal, the work “questions one’s attraction to and use of everyday objects, considering how and what we...


SOURCE: https://designyoutrust.com/2018/09/stunning-metal-life-size-rhinoceros-sculpture-by-urs-fischer/

Artist Luke Jerram’s Seven Meter Diameter Moon Continues Its Travels Around The Globe

Museum of the Moon is a touring artwork by UK artist Luke Jerram. Measuring seven metres in diameter, the moon features 120dpi detailed NASA imagery of the lunar surface. At an approximate scale of 1:500,000, each centimetre of the internally lit spherical sculpture represents 5km of the moon’s surface*. Over its lifetime, the Museum of the Moon will be presented in a number of different ways both...


SOURCE: https://designyoutrust.com/2018/09/artist-luke-jerrams-seven-meter-diameter-moon-continues-its-travels-around-the-globe/

Japanese Artists Continue The Tradition Of Rice Harvest Season By Creating Gigantic Straw Sculptures

Autumn is a rice harvest season in Japan. Every year, farmers make sure that the leftover rice straw, known as “wara”, does not go to waste. From feeding the cattle to improving the soil, the straw finds its purpose. In particular, Niigata province has a very creative way of using these leftover rice husks by hosting an annual event called “Wara Art Festival”. Ever since 2008, the straw has been...


SOURCE: https://designyoutrust.com/2018/09/japanese-artists-continue-the-tradition-of-rice-harvest-season-by-creating-gigantic-straw-sculptures/

Artist Nick Gentry Makes Stunning Portraits Out Of Oldskool Floppy Disks

Do you still remember these legendary objects, nowadays almost vanished, called “floppy disks” ? This USB key’s ancestor is, just the VHS and the cassette, a true historical piece. The artist Nick Gentry rehabilitates this old memories et give them a new life in a very insolite way, by using them as a canvas for his paintings. More: Nick Gentry h/t: fubiz


SOURCE: https://designyoutrust.com/2018/09/artist-nick-gentry-makes-stunning-portraits-out-of-oldskool-floppy-disks/

Stunning Pics That Defined The 1970s Sportswear

The 1970s fashion was a fun era. The early 1970s fashion scene was very similar to 1969, just a bit more flamboyant. It wouldn’t be hyperbole to say that a fashion revolution occurred in the 1970s. Polyester was the material of choice and bright colors were everywhere. Men and women alike were wearing very tight fitting pants. Especially, sportswear has become popular street fashion since...


SOURCE: https://designyoutrust.com/2018/09/stunning-pics-that-defined-the-1970s-sportswear/

Michael Pederson’s Miniature World Of The Unexpected: Artist Uses Skill And Humour To Enlarge Small, Everyday Things

“Please wait here until called,” says the sign by a small hole in the sidewalk. There are ropes and stanchions to corral the visitors waiting for, well, what? What’s inside? Who can fit though the portal to the VIP club, popular restaurant or haven on the other side? Who calls? Michael Pederson (previously), aka Miguel Marquez Outside, could tells us. He made the sign and other intriguing tableaux...


SOURCE: https://designyoutrust.com/2018/09/michael-pedersons-miniature-world-of-the-unexpected-artist-uses-skill-and-humour-to-enlarge-small-everyday-things/

Artist Created A Fashion Collection Made Entirely Of Washed Up Trash Found On The Beach

According to an artist Marina DeBris: “This haute mess was created in an effort to raise awareness about the massive amount of waste that is ending up in our oceans. All of these garments were made from litter that I picked up off the beaches of Los Angeles & Sydney, Australia. I teamed up with Photographer Lisa Bevis, hair stylist Nina Paskowitz & makeup artist Andrew Shulman.


SOURCE: https://designyoutrust.com/2018/09/artist-created-a-fashion-collection-made-entirely-of-washed-up-trash-found-on-the-beach/

Confectioner Makes Creepy Desserts, And It Will Take Courage To Cut Into Them

Andrew Fuller is an American “cake artist first and baker second,” as he says himself, based in Des Moines, Iowa, who is a true horror fan and you can clearly see this in his works. Artist sculpts terrifying cakes that would probably make you think twice before eating them. Working under the name of Guy Meets Cake, Andrew is growing his fan base by creating custom artworks that don‘t...


SOURCE: https://designyoutrust.com/2018/08/confectioner-makes-creepy-desserts-and-it-will-take-courage-to-cut-into-them/

Sculptor Creates A Life-Size Statue Of Arnold Schwarzenegger Out Of Tree Trunk

James O’Neal, an artist specializing in wood sculptures, has created a life-size statue of Arnold Schwarzenegger and posted the entire process to his account on Instagram. The replica of Schwarzenegger measuring at 1.88 meters took 6 months through to the completion, albeit it wasn’t the first artist’s work honoring famous people. Last year, boxing fighters Conor McGregor and Floyd Mayweather had...


SOURCE: https://designyoutrust.com/2018/08/sculptor-creates-a-life-size-statue-of-arnold-schwarzenegger-out-of-tree-trunk/