joa, 23, tallahassee. i'm a senior international affairs and social work minor at FSU. i need more artsy crafty friends to watch netflix with me.|
this blog is acting as an archive of things i find intriguing and/or inspiring, as well as pictures of my art, craft, cat, and personal adventures.
also, if you're an ambitious and adventurous local student who is into community development abroad, you should message me immediately.
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The secret dies with me.
Freshman Ben Alkire revealed this week that after taking just one introductory level economics course last semester, he now knows exactly what it will take to fix the economy. “I don’t know what all these politicians keep arguing about.” Ben says, “Everything just boils down to simple supply and demand.”
montreal street artist roadsworth tries not only to beautify the urban landscape, often by incorporating existing street markings, but to also make a statement about the illusory urban disconnect from the natural environment. his (literal) street art is both a reclamation of a public space that as cyclists and pedestrians we are taught is dangerous, and a response to the primacy afforded to a car culture that largely dictates the planning of this public space. for his efforts, roadsworth was charged with 53 counts of mischief in 2004.
Napkin Notes by Garth Callaghan
A 44-year-old father with terminal cancer writes 826 notes on napkins to pack with his daughter’s lunches for everyday she has class, through high school.
Workplaces of the Famously Creative [via]
"From tiny writing desks to giant painting studios, the only thing all of these creative studios have in common is that they inspired their successful inhabitants to create greatness.”
- Georgia O’Keefe, Painter
- Joan Miró, Artist
- John Lennon, Songwriter
- Ray Eames, Designer
- Paul Cézanne, Painter
- Pablo Picasso, Artist
- Mark Chagall, Painter
- Yves Saint Laurent, Fashion Designer
- Francis Bacon, Painter
- Jackson Pollock, Painter