Never thought I will be writing this so soon, here it goes. Ronnie James Dio was an American heavy metal vocalist, songwriter and an inspiration of vast amounts to all musicians around the world. He performed with Elf, Rainbow, Black Sabbath, Heaven & Hell, and his own band Dio. His most famous work is known on his first Black Sabbath album called Heaven and Hell as he replaced Ozzy Osbourne. This was the album that captured my attention at 11 years old and has been one of my favorites ever since. To many, Dio was known as one of heavy metal’s most powerful singers, renowned for his consistently powerful voice and for popularizing the “devil’s horns” hand gesture in metal culture. [ Continue Reading ]
Former biochemist turned scientist who can draw, Kelsey Brookes’ figures swirl and dance before the eye in colour and movement (making you really think and examine every detail.) The elephant with the wild eyes breaks free of the Goofball Gobbledygook, into what other dimension and from what dimension, I cannot say. It looks to be a pink lemonade world, judging from the aura of pink emanating from all around the creature. The Universe is in You greets me with soft, happy emotions flowing out from the flowers and unbroken circular shapes and the open hands of the figure.
Cookie splash art by De Vetpan–It’s colourful, there’s a lot of movement, and there’s not a lot to be said here. It’s cookies splashing into various liquids held inside various types of mugs on a mixture of types of tables. Though I know this takes some careful setting up and a knack with photography, I am not entirely sure what the point is. It’s a study in movement and fun with cookies, I suppose. Have a look and weigh in for yourself. The colours are really splashy (hardy har) and vivid, so they’ll catch your eye most certainly. [ Continue Reading ]
It’s always cool to see what kind of determination and talent some people have to create things that can only truly be explained as….”goddamn man, it’s just really really cool you know?” And as we can all see Peter Root may have way too much time on his hands but Jesus Christ does he make some really awesome mini cities. [ Continue Reading ]