Paper with a Purpose

Folks, this is more than origami – it’s reinventing paper. Remember that Paper Source calendar we showcased last year? Well, we oohed and ahhed at the simple idea of repurposing a calendar into gift wrap. Well today’s features are even better. Winning 7 international awards for the below project, Change Advertising communicates a green message with a medium most of …

Trading Places

Oh, I wish I had a new place to tell you about as last night, I started having visions of new paint colours and wooden furniture. But my bubble burst when the reality of Vancouver’s real estate market settled in. So I haven’t found a new place yet but for those who have, you might enjoy today’s post on modern …

Yes I Wood!

When you go to Granville Island, do you ever visit the postcard shop? I can never remember the name of the store, but it’s in one of the indoor marketplaces. You know the one – the store with postcards lining every free space in the window. You can browse from outside, even when sitting down for a coffee. Well when …

The Art of Spam

Who knew spam could be amusing and worth your while? Linzie Hunter, an illustrator, makes it happen. Find her collection of illustrated Spam Postcards, as published by Chronicle Books – send your dear friends laughs, or put your frenemies on edge.