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Family on the Move 2: Rehana Van Twest and Family

Today we head to Calgary to meet with Sri Lankan Rehana Van Twest and listen to her wealth of experience in the area of ‘living abroad, again!’ Name: Rehana Van Twest Home Country : Sri … Continue reading

September 30, 2014 · Leave a comment

Family on the Move 1: Clare White & Family

This week we hear from 5 women about their experiences and expert advice on moving family. Having moved so many times myself, I know that moving entails a certain art, a … Continue reading

September 29, 2014 · 2 Comments

CLIP ART 5: What’s the message behind Pietro D’Angelo’s paper clip art?

To conclude our Clip Art series, I bring you a special interview with Italian artist Pietro D’Angelo. Most people who make little paper clip sculptures often make them out of boredom at school … Continue reading

September 26, 2014 · 1 Comment

CLIP ART 4: How can you make CLIPLLERY?

Today we look into how we can make “CLIPLLERY” – jewellery using paper clips.  I bring you seasoned Canadian craft designer Emi Harrington and young British craft designer Jordan Norrington. 1. EMI HARRINGTON, Canada … Continue reading

September 25, 2014 · Leave a comment

CLIP ART 3: What’s the connection between the paper clip and the Holocaust?

So we know about Norwegian Johan Vaaler and how he is erroneously credited for the invention of the paper clip. Now you may wonder  why the topic has shifted to the Jews … Continue reading

September 24, 2014 · Leave a comment

CLIPART 2: How else can you use a paperclip?

Today we look into how different product innovators from around the world have found ways to use the paper clip design for other functions. OKI SATO – Japan (His design company … Continue reading

September 23, 2014 · Leave a comment

CLIPART 1: Have you ever looked at a paper clip?

Welcome to a new week here on DDoA! Our special series this week is called “CLIPART”. I bring you different takes on the paper clip in different media. We start … Continue reading

September 22, 2014 · Leave a comment

Bubble Talk 5: The Bubbly Art of Bradley Hart

So we all agree that blowing bubbles is fun and that printing with bubbles and doing projects after that are great to do.   Now I ask you, what about popping … Continue reading

September 19, 2014 · Leave a comment

Bubble Talk 4: Hakone’s Soap Bubble Castle and Its Designer PJ Pearce

Today we look into the Soap Bubble Castle at the Hakone Open Air Museum and its designer Peter Jon Pearce. About the Designer PETER JON PEARCE Structure in nature as a strategy … Continue reading

September 18, 2014 · Leave a comment

Bubble Talk 3: Pep Bou’s Bubble Magic

Last Saturday, I found myself giggling just as much as my 4 year old as we sat side by side to experience an incredible blend of bubble blowing, shadow puppetry, comedy, … Continue reading

September 17, 2014 · Leave a comment