adventures in heideland
Today’s random and somewhat irrational irritation: The tyranny of skinny jeans.
140329 Stairs at Mulberry St., Stillwater, MN on Flickr.
Justin Vernon Family Tree. Nothing short of AMAZEBALLS. Source: stereogum  and designer Michaela Schuett

Justin Vernon Family Tree. Nothing short of AMAZEBALLS. Source: stereogum and designer Michaela Schuett

Latest vintage camera added to my collection. Shot a few rolls over the weekend. Pretty excited to see what results.

Latest vintage camera added to my collection. Shot a few rolls over the weekend. Pretty excited to see what results.

140317 St. Patrique / Damballah

Haitian Vodou flag by Valris, ca. 1995

http://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Damballa

140317 St. Patrique / Damballah

Haitian Vodou flag by Valris, ca. 1995

http://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Damballa

popchartlab:

For the writers and romantics, here’s a Visual Compendium of Typewriters, a throwback to the original word processor. 20% off for 24 hours only!


Fabulousness.

popchartlab:

For the writers and romantics, here’s a Visual Compendium of Typewriters, a throwback to the original word processor. 20% off for 24 hours only!

Fabulousness.

I’d like to smell this object.

prostheticknowledge:

Knitted Horse Firework Animation
Experimental animation by Sam Meech whose frames are made from a continuous piece of knitting, using Muybridge’s Horse in Motion - video embedded below:


Experiment in knitted animation by Sam Meech, based on Muybridge’s Horse in Motion

Sam has a website called ‘Knitting Digital' which features many projects using knitting work as a digital medium - more can be found here


This is the BEST. Knitted Muybridge!

prostheticknowledge:

Knitted Horse Firework Animation

Experimental animation by Sam Meech whose frames are made from a continuous piece of knitting, using Muybridge’s Horse in Motion - video embedded below:

Experiment in knitted animation by Sam Meech, based on Muybridge’s Horse in Motion

Sam has a website called ‘Knitting Digital' which features many projects using knitting work as a digital medium - more can be found here

This is the BEST. Knitted Muybridge!

…and latest-thing restaurant openings, with molecular mix fusion involving dry ice and labmeat and quorn, and daring little garnishes of dwindling species…
Margaret Atwood, MaddAddam, p187 (Nan A. Talese - Doubleday hdcvr ed)
There’s the story, then there’s the real story, then there’s the story of how the story came to be told. Then there’s what you leave out of the story. Which is part of the story too.

So very true.

Margaret Atwood, “MaddAddam” (p. 56 Hdcvr)

Curiosity’s like a fun friend you can’t really trust. It turns you on and then it leaves you to make it on your own—with whatever guts you can muster.
Regarding curiosity & guts, Haruki Murakami, The Wind-Up Bird Chronicle (p. 65 Vintage Int’l ppbk)