Inspiring archive for 2017-02-08

The Way of Openness: Moving Away from Comfort & Security

(3 years ago)
This moving away from comfort and security, this stepping out into what is unknown, uncharted and shaky – that’s called liberation. ~Pema Chodron By Leo Babauta It’s human nature to desire comfort and security. Unfortunately, that tendency is what causes most of our problems. We humans tend not to like uncertainty, discomfort, fear, instability, drastic […]

Magic Hour Photo Club: Challenge #1 – Can You Find these 9 Photos on Our Site?

(3 years ago)
We’re launching a little club for those of you who enjoy photography, called the Magic Hour Photo Club! We have lots of fun things planned and we’ve made some hats to celebrate! Some will be for sale, and some will be awarded to people just … Continue reading →

Irresistible Dandelion Arrangements by Artist Duy Anh Nhan Duc

(3 years ago)
Self-taught artist Duy Anh Nhan Duc creates magical artworks using the ever-alluring dandelion puff. However, rather than giving in to the common urge to carelessly disperse the seedlings, the blossoms are instead dissected and rearranged with meticulous precision. The works will be on … Continue reading →

Photographer Spotlight: Alena Zhandarova

(3 years ago)
Love this series by Russian photographer Alena Zhandarova. See more images from “Puree with a Taste of Triangles” below.

Artist Spotlight: Zheng Hong Xiang

(3 years ago)
A selection of surreal work by Chinese artist Zheng Hong Xiang. More images below.