13.04.10 by Jeff

Small Victories / Update

Envelopes continue to show up for our Small Victories project and I am more and more amazed at the work being submitted. It is going to be a fun show! You have two more weeks to submit!

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



  • gotta love the kid chillin’ on the sidewalk in the shadow of a telephone pole.

    • Yeah, it’s a great shot. Can’t wait to see all the other interpretations of the theme.

  • KEN

    I think I see my envelope! Very exciting indeed

  • I was sent this video today and I thought of this project:

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Mx0fy-9NWFg

    Gotta love little victories!

  • I can not able to see my envelope ….: (

    • this is not all of them, annd yours might still be on the way! canada post is often slow!

  • fantastic project!

  • yay!!! i see my envelope! i hope i get to be a part of it 🙂
    (sorry i keep poking you, i can’t help myself!)
    xo

  • canada post is more slow than it is anything else. I don’t see mine yet either.

  • I SEE MY PACKAGE! Right there, on the bottom row, second from the right. Whoohoo! Neat-0! 🙂

  • allie

    i hope mine is in there!!





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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