16.12.08 by Jeff

Christmas by Colour

Last month I told you about Christmas by Colour – Rob just emailed to say that they’ve gone through all the submissions and the finished poster is ready to ship. This is a great gift and one that’s definitely worth mentioning again as all profits are being donated to Calm. Buy one here!

christmas by colour calm

christmas by colour calm

christmas by colour calm













Jeff
Jeff Hamada is the Founder and Editor of Booooooom. He lives and works in Vancouver.



  • Because of your blog, I read about the contest, submitted a color, and was one of the one’s selected for the poster. It’s a great looking poster for a very good cause. Thanks for turning me on to this cool project!

  • that is awesome to hear! i am waiting for my poster to come! very excited

  • just like bellwether, i got introduced to this project through booooooom and got selected, thanks for the introduction!

    just wondering how long it’ll take to reach my country though, i hail all the way from asia

  • what were your colour submissions?

  • Am

    These look super juicy and awesome to have on my study room wall, unfortunately there’s just no more space! :(
    I am tempted to consider putting it on my bedroom wall, but I know once I start, I won’t stop!
    Fantastic colours btw!!

  • mines was

    “Colour: Dark Brown
    Description: Hot Chocolate”

    hahah for some reason, this is what triggers my memories of christmas :)

  • oops, i meant “mine”

  • My submission is also one of the selected ones. Thanks for the referral!

    My submission was:
    Colour: Pantone 606
    Description: Ribbon I help curl and put up on the Christmas Tree

  • wow this is great, im glad so many of you were chosen!

  • My submission was:

    Colour: dark greyish blue

    Description: Dec. 24, 11:59 p.m., Cleveland, OH, 1988





23.06.17 by Jeff

5 Questions You Must Answer (or die)

This is our weekly discussion post where I ask 5 questions and you answer them (I answer them too). If you missed them, the previous 5 Questions posts are HEREHEREHERE and HERE.

 

The Questions

1- What’s your favourite piece of useless trivia?

2- What’s a bargain bin movie that’s actually really good?

3- How many times do you think you’ve stolen something in your life?

4- Describe your favourite procrastination technique.

5- What’s a unique question that I can use for a future 5 Questions post?

 

 

23.06.17 by Jeff

Artist Spotlight: Luke Ramsey

Loving these paintings from “Out In It” by Luke Ramsey, which is just coming down at Madrona Gallery, part of his artist residency in Victoria, BC. This is what summer feels like here. Have a look at more from the series as well as a couple murals below!

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23.06.17 by Jeff

Artist Spotlight: Luis Garcia aka OOGLIOO

Loving these weird drawings by San Diego-based artist Luis Garcia aka OOGLIOO. Have a look at a couple more below!

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22.06.17 by Jeff

Artist Spotlight: Gareth Cadwallader

A selection of paintings by British artist Gareth Cadwallader (another great find from Supersonic). More images below.

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22.06.17 by Jeff

Artist Spotlight: Steve Chmilar

Paintings by Canadian artist (and musician) Steve Chmilar, born in Grand Prairie, Alberta and now living in Toronto, Ontario. His upcoming show “Wrong Century” starts June 23rd at 7pm at Hashtag Gallery (Toronto). More images below.

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