Month: March 2010

Train-hopping

I’m totally fascinated with train-hopping. Modern-day hobos migrating from place to place; willingly homeless and amassing an entire underground network of secret hangouts that criss-cross the country. And it’s apparently on the rise. I’m particularly interested in one self-taught photographer Mike Brodie who made waves documenting this band of travelers, but who hasn’t been heard… Read more »

At its Best

An enthralling tumblr covering all things Kennedy. Glad to see I’m not the only one smitten with this storied family. Via Darling Dexter.

Howdy Do It 17 – Ellie Snow

Howdy Do It came from “how do you do It,” the question Ellie & Margot found themselves asking about their freelance lifestyles, and so Howdy Do It was born, a weekly column about the things we do to keep ourselves organized, inspired and on track. Ellie will be here each Monday, and Margot will be… Read more »

RIPO

I just redisovered this video of RIPO’s 10 Days project. This kid is so good, like Steve Powers good. Not only are his lettering skills totally amazing, but it’s also a stellar concept; ten days’ worth of new headlines painted over top of each other in 10 days. Check this interview on Fecal Face for… Read more »

Dale Magazine

This is one of the finest examples of publication design I’ve seen in a while. I love when you can tell that the designer (in this case, Alejandra Roman) maintains a strict adherence to a grid. Yet the layout and flow is consistent and far from boring. Well done. Via Graphic-Exchange.