Tag Archives: Art

The Perfect Personalized Geek Gift (Order Now!)

So the Holiday season is upon us again and if you have friends like me, that means hours of agonizing over how you’ll find the perfect gift for the weird/original/geeky/nerdy/obsessive-compulsive/odd people you love in your life. Have no fear, your … Continue reading

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Striking Photography and Vintage lovelies; an Artistic friend with benefits!

I love finding new artists and crafters on Etsy lately… it’s extra special when it happens to be a friend! Charleen of Charleen Scott Imaging and Toolesque¬†vintage has just listed a whole bunch of goodies I am drooling over right … Continue reading

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Huzzah! First 3 sales at oddtonic.etsy.com!

Wow, I am so excited to be a crafter and shop owner right now! I feel like a year of work on my shop, listings, photo editing and “crafting as a business” is starting to pay off right when I … Continue reading

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Gratefulness & 5 Videos that make me happy for different reasons

It’s been a tough week… lot’s of changes going on at home and in the family that are testing my ability to be a reasonable adult instead of a sad puddle of goo. I thought it would help to practice … Continue reading

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My New Photography Hero, Philippe Halsman

I love learning more about images I have seen but knew nothing about, and I have seen quite a few of Halsman’s photos without realizing it… and so have you! Amirite? According to Visual News (my new favorite website, by … Continue reading

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Sneak Peek: Book beads for the shop

I’ve been working on several projects lately, intended for my etsy shop. Here is a peek at bracelets and an adjustable necklace made of book beads!¬† These beads were hand-cut and rolled by yours truly from ruined book pages. The … Continue reading

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Links to Vintage Awesome-ness

So I was going to do a proper post, but I was just blown away by a few vintage blogs and flickr groups this morning! I saved a million links, high res pics and rare vintage photos… but I have … Continue reading

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Epic Street Corner Dance Battle in the Rain

I’ve seen some wicked moves, but this just blew my mind. I found it on The Daily What right after I found this there and it blew my freaking mind. Wicked slow mo used for various things breaking, exploding, or … Continue reading

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Vintage Inspiration

I am starting to think in the crafting direction again and so I’m looking for the “next thing” to catch my attention. I think we’re definitely leaning in a vintage direction, Mucha has got me thinking Art Noveau… So definitely … Continue reading

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Cephalopods!

Oh man. I am obsessed with creatures of the sea, ESPECIALLY squids and octopuses! Did you know they are honorary vertebrates in the U.K.? They are very intelligent and can change colors, sometimes glow. They can also be pretty brazen; … Continue reading

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