Star Wars Snowflakes

Instead of more traditional cards to go with the little family gift-giving coming up later today, I crafted up some paper Star Wars Snowflakes! The designs are straight from Anthony Herrera Designs…


Roldan and Maystrenko Concept Art

I do love it when a tweet comes through from the ConceptArtWorld guys as there is so much spectacular talent out there. Both Roldan and Maystrenko show they have skill with the tools but also…


Diary2014 Cover

Susie has created over the last few years a custom diary for the parents in Armidale featuring pics of their kids and grandkids and various bits of wildlife. I have been whipping up the covers and…


Digital Stylus powered tablets

We got delivery of our first 'laptop lab' designed more for stylus work than our usual grunty workstation laptops. The gorgeous Wacom Cintiq Companion machines will be the front lines in studio…


Dominance War Wallpapers

I was thinking back on the oinkfrog 3D model from several years ago now and remembered that the Dominance War contest was on at the time. It looks like the competition has faded away (there are still…


Architectural Coolularities

I have all these tabs open in my browser which have cool pieces of architecture that come through on my feeds or Twitter or whatever and they are still there because - well - if I just close them I…


Mashups

As we near the end of another year (whew the years are streaming by) it is the season for some very talented people to mashup songs, film, news, internet silliness etc into some very intricate pieces…


COFA Annual 2013

While the COFA website is light-on for content on their big annual show so far, their revitalised campus makes for an impressive stage for all the student work to be displayed. I also didn't run…


Jim and Thrail

Our 13th age campaign has some very interesting characters. Here is a quick sketch on the GalaxyNote8 using SketchbookPro. Poor Jim has just experienced his first taste of the taint that plagues the…


More Star Wars 1313 Concept Work

The concept art for Star Wars 1313 I looked at yesterday was not everything! Yes, more there is. So why not enjoy these darker visions via the pages of IGN and ItsArtMag.……


Star Wars 1313

As I continue to try and squeeze in study and thinking for a Star Wars Edge of the Empire campaign, I like running across inspiration from all quarters. Today I grabbed 2 TPBs from the Kings Comics…


Simpsonized

Time for a fun little look at the super work of Adrien Noterdaem who has a real skill in transforming people and characters into their Simpsoneque form. His Simpsonized series on Tumblr is a bit like…


The LuminoCity Show

This year's LuminoCity end of your Graduation Exhibition and event show for the Built Environment here at UNSW was on campus and it is still amazing to see what our building can be when creative…


3D Scanning Printing and Such Things

Here at UNSW Built Environment we have been exploring 3D printing not only for final models of product or architectural designs but as a way to explore the design options and ideas during the…


Middle-Earth Explorer Site

This little website from the experimenters at Google is just so gorgeous it commands a blog post to pay it homage. A Journey Through Middle-Earth presents a lush map of J. R. R. Tolkein's world which…


LuminoCity 2013 Day 1

The big Graduand Exhibition and end-of-year event for UNSW Built Environment has begun - LuminoCity2013. This year we have transformed the main building where all these staff and students work at…


Thrail Mini

Our 13th Age RPGing is great fun and our Shadows of Fire Haven campaign has some very interesting characters and NPCs as well. Thrail is my tanky Tentacle Dwarf fighter and founder of the Red Cloak…


Charles Santoso

The most recent ImagineFX to arrive has a sketchbook section from the wonderful pencil of Charles Santoso - and I loved the Big Mough Symphony pic so much I thought a quick blog post shoutout was…


Glasses, Goggles, Screens and Such

After yesterday's post looking at our new Media Wall I wanted to look briefly at a few other nice pieces of tech. While our 165" screen is cool, it is still a screen 'on a wall' rather than the…


BE Media Wall

Our new 165" Media Wall (Video Wall) went in over the last week and it looks super. The back-of-the-lifts-wall in the Red Centre (Built Environment) gallery space has been crying out for a large…