05.10.09 by Jeff

Wild Things’ Forts!

I have joined forces with Weloveyouso (Spike Jonze & Co.) to bring you a very special Wild Things related project! Introducing the Wild Things’ Forts contest! If you built forts as a kid, this is for you!

where the wild things are forts project

Winner gets a “Wild Things” Edition XBOX plus a magnificent bus shelter-sized Where the Wild Things Are poster not available in stores!

Where The Wild Things Are is filled with references to building a world out of things from your everyday life and that’s exactly what we want you to do!

We want you to create a fort! Use garbage bags, tree branches, tablecloths, prosthetic limbs, wood, gold, whatever you got!

Snap a photo, and email it to me, here. This contest is now over.

If you need some inspiration, take a look at this photo series by Kelly Burgess. She asked people to construct forts and fill them with what they love.

kelly burgess the fort project

kelly burgess the fort project

kelly burgess the fort project

kelly burgess the fort project

kelly burgess the fort project

kelly burgess the fort project

kelly burgess the fort project













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







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