Cassette Tape Art: Erika Iris Simmons

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This morning while perusing Design Taxi, I learned of a talented artist named Erika Iris Simmons and just had to share. In her Ghost in the Machine series, Simmons uses recycled cassette tapes to pay homage to famous musicians. Inspired by the works of other great artists like Ken Knowlton and René Magritte, Simmons discovered this unique form …

Modern Pet Feeders by Eastvold Furniture

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Built with both style and convenience in mind, the new line of pet feeders from Minnesota based company Eastvold Furniture, feature a sleek wooden column for food storage. Each of the three models is constructed from ethically harvested lumber and is available in either maple, walnut, or white oak. For extra durability, the eating surface is …

Color Elite E-Swatch System

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Designed by Liao-Hsun Chen as a way to replace the use of paint chips and fabric swatches, the new Color Elite e-swatch system utilizes a combination of e-paper technology, a compact scanner, and the internet. Users simply scan an object, scene or color they wish to replicate and the device will identify similar shades and provide …