24.03.09 by Jeff

Plazm Magazine

The latest surprise package to land on my doorstep, Plazm Magazine. This thing is heaaaavy – I’m bicep curling it right now. It’s pretty new too, it’s only been around since 1991!!! Yeah, that kinda speaks for itself. The Portland-based magazine has had contributions from roughly a billion artists and musicians (proof)! Thanks Sarah, you’re awesome!

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plazm magazine portland music art

plazm magazine portland music art

plazm magazine portland music art

plazm magazine portland music art

plazm magazine portland music art

plazm magazine portland music art

plazm magazine portland music art

plazm magazine portland music art

plazm magazine portland music art













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



  • andy

    Oooh.

    I used to love Plazm. For some reason, I thought they had gone out of business. The last issue I got was 13. Hmmmm… need to catch up 🙂

  • You can watch an intern’s hand turn every page of every issue leading up to this one here:

    http://www.plazm.com/index.php?cID=1031

    15 years worth of images in less than an hour. haha awesome!

  • Catconventionzzz

    So do they send them to you for publicity or do they just love you?

  • It’s because Booooooom! is awesome and so is Jeff!
    xx
    sfg

  • Plazm is rad.

    It’s nice to see high quality publications like Plazm still around.

    p.s. that card illustration is hilarious.

  • I love PLAZM! They’re another one of the dope things going on here in Portland! Good to see you got your hands on a copy Jeff. You should check out there blog if you havn‘t already.





25.08.16 by Jeff

Animation of the Day: “I’m Dead Inside”

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One of my favourite animators Dan Britt returns with another brilliant short, “I’m Dead Inside”, handling the visuals and the music! He previously contributed to Don’t Hug Me I’m Scared and made the brilliant animation “I Decided to Leave”. I can’t really tell if things like this are considered dark humour or just regular humour anymore. Maybe you can let me know one way or the other.

I highly recommend you watch “I’m Dead Inside” over on Booooooom TV.

25.08.16 by Jeff

Artist Spotlight: Kajahl Benes

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A selection of paintings by Brooklyn-based artist Kajahl Benes. More images below.

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25.08.16 by Jeff

Pattern — The Simple Drawing App Every Designer Has Been Waiting For

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Pattern is a fantastic little iPad app (available in the App Store as of today) created by former Facebook product designer Andy Chung, specifically for the purpose of ideation and early stage design. Its simple tools and charming interface feel equal parts whiteboard and grid paper.

I love this app! You can see in the video clip below just how beautifully considered it is. Everything feels natural and intuitive, and it makes creating with the Apple Pencil and gestures fast and fun. A web layout with notes scrawled over it, literally takes seconds.

 

 

Andy has given us 5 promo codes to download Pattern for free! We’ll hook up the first 3 people who leave a comment here telling us what crazy thing you hope it will help you design.

At the end of the day we’ll also pick 2 more people from all the comments to also receive the promo codes (I may pick the funniest two answers, just saying).

Hit the button below and scroll to the bottom of this post to leave a comment! There’s a few more images of the app down there as well.

 

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23.08.16 by Jeff

Illustrator Spotlight: Rune Fisker

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A selection of work by Danish illustrator Rune Fisker. More images below.

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23.08.16 by Jeff

Illustrator Spotlight: Jee-ook Choi

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A selection of work by South Korean illustrator Jee-ook Choi. More images below.

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