11.11.09 by Jeff

James Chronister

Paintings by James Chronister. San Francisco.

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james chronister artist painter painting

james chronister artist painter painting

james chronister artist painter painting

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



  • what… paintings… these must take a lot of time and patience.

  • some people may hate the canadian winters but this is exactly why i love them.

  • i love these. they are globally simple and locally complex, capturing these extremely fond feelings i get during winter (when it actually snows in virginia…)

  • I’m glad someone is willing to spend the time to paint photo realistic snow trees…. because I’m not. Great work!

    -tys

  • hope this guy is designing some black metal albums the rate he’s goin’

  • I don’t like these Jeff… You’re only reminding me of what’s to come in Montreal not too long from now! Snow, snow and more snow!

    But no, these are really great!

  • Maw

    how is it even possible to paint stuff like this..

  • The highlord of adventure

    I find it hard tobelieve that they’re paintings. Nice nonetheless.

  • amazing. could swear the last one is a photo.

  • holy wow.

    wow.

    holy.

  • that cannot be humanly possible.

  • ben

    so beautiful





26.08.16 by Jeff

Artist Spotlight: Ryan Travis Christian

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Drawings by artist Ryan Travis Christian. More images below.

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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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