I've just uploaded my 100th free printable pattern to my site patternsforcolouring.com. The sites aim is to get children of all ages interested in exploring and experimenting with colour. All of the patterns are released under a CC license to encourage everyone to share their coloured creations. I know that quite a few grownups like to colour them in too. They look great on the fridge.
Graphic designer Richard Smith thinks designers can help kick-start the US economy with 'a thorough, in-depth, rebranding scheme - starting with the redesign of the iconic US dollar'. Smith recently created the designs featured here and is asking the public to contribute their own dollar designs to his blog. - designboom
The American Dollar has not truly been redesigned since about the 1930s. The Dollar ReDe$ign Project is your opportunity to theoretically ‘change’ that. Yes, technically there are many limitations and complications when it comes to bank note design, but if the Swiss can do it on a regular basis, why can’t we North Americans too. Besides our great ‘rival’, the Euro, looks so spanky in comparison it seems the only clear way to revive this global recession is to rebrand and redesign. Why not ? It seems to work for everyone else …
We absolutely loved this street intervention project in which the artists the altered public lighting in Tel Aviv's open underground tunnels.
Artists Bar&Shay said their street art muse was Dorothy from the Wizard of Oz as they altered the tunnel from this.... - Wooster Collective