Letterpress Craftsmanship

Typography dictates the style in which we visually communicate our messages every day of our lives. Here’s some cool videos about the traditional process of letterpress. Being that everything is so digital these days it’s refreshing to see people use their hands to design.

Letterpress from Naomie Ross on Vimeo.

Reverting to Type from Lima Charlie on Vimeo.

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Animated John Lennon Interview

In 1969, a 14-year-old Beatle fanatic named Jerry Levitan snuck into John Lennon’s hotel room in Toronto and convinced him to do an interview. 38 years later, Levitan, director Josh Raskin and illustrators James Braithwaite and Alex Kurina have collaborated to create an animated short film using the original interview recording as the soundtrack.

NYC Legend: Lee Quinones

This short video of Lee takes you inside his Brooklyn studio, where he shows and discusses one of the most powerful series of paintings I’ve seen in person to date. It gives me great joy to share this video as he discusses the meaning behind one of my personal favorite paintings of all time as well as another series of paintings I love featuring records being stolen. Enjoy.

Dress The Part

check out this series of 10 Vintage style movie posters inspired by mens style. The Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas poster is a personal fave.

Via Moxy Creative.

Least Wanted: A Century of American Mugshots

I think the title sums up this books content rather well. Pretty cool.

50$ Available via Amazon.com

Olle Lundberg’s Cabin

Ikea Design Olle Lundberg’s homes look pretty amazing. Check out these pics of his cabin in northern California.

Is that an old water tower converted into a swimming pool? Jeez.

His city residence in San Francisco is no less impressive. How’s for having the pacific ocean as your backyard?

Via Apartment Therapy.

The Rules of a Gentleman

Great website. Minimal & classy.

TheRulesofaGentleman.com

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