Everyone knows that Parks and Recreation character Andy Dwyer, played by Chris Pratt, isn’t the sharpest tool in the shed. But his heart is made of gold, so Buzzfeed thought it a good idea to take some of his quotes and turn them into motivational posters. While some of his sayings actually seem to work… Continue reading If Quotes from Andy Dwyer of ‘Parks and Recreation’ Were Inspirational Posters
They say that a yawn is like a silent scream for coffee. And if you aren’t craving a cup of coffee bad enough yet, this new series of humorous illustrations by Ryoko of I Love Coffee will have you heading for the nearest Starbucks. Rokyo is a well-caffeinated Japanese artist and blogger that lives in… Continue reading 10 Coffee Quotes to Get You through Monday
Looking to “Stop talking and start making,” notebook manufacturer Baron Fig has launched the Poster Project, a series of inspirational quote prints designed by artists from around the world. Each artist was given a famous quote to illustrate, like Abraham Lincoln’s timeless advice “Whatever you are be a good one.” The resulting poster art was… Continue reading The Poster Project: 12 Cheerful Illustrations Featuring Inspiring Quotes
Have you ever seen a da Vinci in real life? Now you can hang one up in your living room! Despite the complexity portrayed in the movies, the man lived a by a very simple code, “Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication.” So we present to you da Vinci’s code on a new minimalist poster design… Continue reading The New da Vinci Code
Have you ever wondered what the Bible would sound like if it had be written by other people? More specifically, has it ever crossed your mind that a more down-to-earth version of the Bible might exist, written by none other than movie director Wes Anderson? The artist duo Lane Severson and Al Cedeno, known collectively… Continue reading If Wes Anderson Wrote the Bible [ILLUSTRATIONS]
“The earth is heavy and opaque without dreams,” said Anaïs Nin, a French-Cuban writer and one of the most celebrated diarists in modern literary times. Throughout her life Nin (1903-1977) published 16 journals that spanned more than half a century starting from when she was 11-years-old through her final days at age 73. In her… Continue reading Powerful Quotes by Author Anaïs Nin on Life, Illustrated
Today, politics has grown to focus mostly on big business and viral marketing. Becoming President takes a lot of campaign money to reach the critical masses. Today’s campaigns must speak to popular concerns and trends (and it wouldn’t hurt to use a hipster-approved logo design). Meg Jannot has come up with an interesting project that looks… Continue reading What if the Presidents of the United States Were Branded?
Are you fan of Mad Men and that old school era of big advertising? Do you identify with any characters in particular? The hit TV show has a dedicated Mad Men Motto gallery on their Facebook page that pulls together some of the classic lines delivered on the show on everything from life, to love… Continue reading 15 Clever Mad Men Quotes Reflect Each Characters’ Words of Wisdom