By Leo Babauta When you learn a new skill, feedback is important: if you fall off a bike, you need to make an adjustment so you don’t keep falling. But when people learn the skill of creating new habits, they usually take the feedback of missing the habit as complete failure. A sign that they […]
Anton Kokarev aka kanartist is a 32-year-old professional concept artist and illustrator based in Moscow, Russia. He's currently working for Warner Bros. Entertainment and Legendary Pictures. Below, you may check out some of his artworks. Enjoy!Read More
Some really fantastic effects in this skate video by Felix Loechel! The words are from a clip of Marc Johnson talking in Transworld’s “Modus Operandi” video. Watch “Cliff” below.View the whole post: Skate Video of the Day: “Cliff” by Felix Loechel over on BOOOOOOOM!.
I’ve been invited to be part of a really cool conference happening March 20—22, 2015, in Barcelona (I’ve never been before)! Organizers of the Internet Age Media Weekend want to celebrate the randomness of Internet culture, and they’re bringing a really interesting … Continue reading →View the whole post: Internet Age Media Weekend over on BOOOOOOOM!.
Meet Sammy the Explorer, he is one of over 7,000 people in Sumba who now has clean drinking water thanks to Hurley’s H20 initiative. Now he’s gonna explore the world. Love the way this video is edited, watch it below.View the whole post: Feel Good Video of the Day: Sammy the Explorer over on BOOOOOOOM!.
My friend Amy recently started a kid’s clothing line called Big Bad Wolf and they’ve just collaborated with artist James Jean. If you’ve got a little one, you can peep the tee here. View the whole post: Artist James Jean for Big Bad Wolf over on BOOOOOOOM!.
A bird in the house is a sign of a death Never take a broom along when you move. Throw it out and buy a new one. If the first butterfly you see in the year is white, you will have good luck all year. If a black cat walks towards you, it brings good […]
Emanuel Mårdsjö is a 24-year-old digital concept artist based in Skövde, Sweden. Below, you may scroll through several amazing artworks selected from his portfolio. Enjoy and get inspired guys!Read More
In 2011, photographer Jessamyn Lovell was at SF Camerawork, a gallery in San Francisco, discussing a project she was working on when her wallet was stolen. Of course this resulted in a series of unauthorized purchases and theft charges, and left Lovell … Continue reading →View the whole post: Photographer Jessamyn Lovell Had Her Identity Stolen And Got Revenge With An Art Project over on BOOOOOOOM!.
This guy really needs a girlfriend. Romain Laurent directs this video for “Powers” by Trevor Dickson. Submitted via November Submissions. Watch the music video below.View the whole post: Music Video: Trevor Dickson “Powers” over on BOOOOOOOM!.
Lindsey Look aka LMessecar is a talented artist / illustrator based in Connecticut, United States. As you may see below, she specializes in science fiction and fantasy. Her work has appeared in multiple volumes of Spectrum: The Best in Fantastic Contemporary Art, and some of her clients include Wizards of the Coast, Penguin Books, Audible.com, Smirk and Dagger Games, Applibot, and Science Fiction Book Club.Read More
Hand embroidered portraits by artist Cayce Zavaglia. What you’re looking at is cotton and silk thread on linen, with an acrylic painted background. Submitted via November Submissions. More below.View the whole post: Embroideries by Artist Cayce Zavaglia over on BOOOOOOOM!.
Photos by Vancouver-based photographer Daniel de Amaral. More below.View the whole post: Daniel de Amaral over on BOOOOOOOM!.
‘The greatest remedy for anger is delay.’ ~Thomas Paine By Leo Babauta I once had a boss who had a favorite strategy for dealing with donations-seekers, demanding colleagues, and basically anyone who wanted anything from him he was reluctant to give. Delay. For example, lots of people would come to our office seeking handouts, and […]
Fantastic short film by one of my favourite director teams Encyclopedia Pictura. Watch “The Upsetter” film below and also a behind the scenes video of some of their process behind the elaborate costuming.View the whole post: Video of the Day: “The Upsetter” Short Film by Encyclopedia Pictura over on BOOOOOOOM!.
Katherine Cardona aka Kazuo-Sama is a talented digital artist / illustrator based in Colombia. Below, you may scroll through several of her artworks. Enjoy!Read More
Collection of cool digital female portrait illustrations by Carlos Eduardo aka Raichiyo, an artist from Canada. Enjoy and get inspired!Read More
Illustrators Christina Mrozik and Zoe Keller have collaborated on a series of detailed graphite drawings, created over two seasons in a tiny studio in rural West Michigan. The illustrations will be collected and released this January in “Intricacies,” a hardcover, … Continue reading →View the whole post: Best of Kickstarter: Christina Mrozik and Zoe Keller’s Book of Collaborative Drawings over on BOOOOOOOM!.
Love the editing and the energy in this video! My friends Dave and Alex recently went over to Croatia with skateboarders Daryl Angel, Donovon Piscopo, and Wieger Van Wageningen on a joint project between Poler and Nike SB. Watch “The Goodship Galeb” below! … Continue reading →View the whole post: Skate Video of the Day: Poler x Nike SB in Croatia over on BOOOOOOOM!.
“Solitary ping pong on the ocean” by Vancouver-based artist Chad Murray. There’s something about this image of a person playing ping pong, against a perfect horizon, forever that I find funny, and sad, and actually kinda poetic. Watch the video … Continue reading →View the whole post: Chad Murray over on BOOOOOOOM!.
In keeping with the theme of music that’s not my cup of tea made better by a captivating video, Skrillex gets a beauty from director Nabil Elderkin. If you know his work, you know it’s worth peeping (he made this and this … Continue reading →View the whole post: Music Video: Skrillex “F— That” over on BOOOOOOOM!.
Lotsa great videos coming out lately! Looooove this one for Brodinski, directed by Megaforce. Song is kinda whatever, but the visuals take it to another level. Watch the video for “Can’t Help Myself” below!View the whole post: Music Video: Brodinski “Can’t Help Myself” over on BOOOOOOOM!.
I thank all those who laughed at my dreams; You have inspired my imagination. I thank all who wanted to squeeze me into their scheme; They have taught me the value of freedom. I thank all who have lied to me; You have shown me the power of truth. I thank all those who have […]
Shifting Your Mindset can become a habit ...Why do I even want to do that?Because most of our thoughts are habits ... they are thoughts/beliefs that we have thought again and again and again. Actually that again and again is how a thought becomes a belief ... The more it is brought up - the deeper the belief is embedded.
A beautifully considered, subtle, short film by writer/director Kevan Funk, and cinematographer Benjamin Loeb (whose music videos I have posted before). Watch “Destroyer” below.View the whole post: Short Film of the Day: “Destroyer” over on BOOOOOOOM!.
By Leo Babauta If you find yourself rushing from task to task, worried that you don’t have time to do everything … If you are feeling a high amount of stress and are just overwhelmed by the number of things you have to do … You might try doing a Stress Assess. It’s something I […]
Larry Wilson aka MagicWax is a freelance illustrator living and working in the greater Los Angeles area. Let's take a look at some if his artworks.Read More
Paintings by San Francisco-based artist Michelle Fleck (previously featured here). Several of these works are up on Buy Some Damn Art right now. See more below.View the whole post: Michelle Fleck over on BOOOOOOOM!.
Part skate video, part architecture video. Featuring skateboarder Jorge Simões and architecture by Camilo Rebelo and Tiago Pimentel. Watch the video below.View the whole post: Skate Video of the Day: Skateboarding in Portugal’s Côa Museum over on BOOOOOOOM!.
Terrific animated gifs by Japanese illustrator Daisuke Nimura. More below.View the whole post: Animated Gifs by Japanese Illustrator Daisuke Nimura over on BOOOOOOOM!.
During a trip I received a fax from my secretary. “One glass brick was missing for the kitchen’s reform,” she wrote. “I am sending you the original project and what the mason will be doing in order to compensate the fault.” On one side, there was the project my wife had designed: harmonious rows with […]
Heads up to everyone living in Vancouver and New York, the annual event known as A Good Book Drive is currently running until the end of the month in both cities. The project is a simple way to encourage a … Continue reading →View the whole post: Vancouver + New York: A Good Book Drive over on BOOOOOOOM!.
Remember that time we had the first-ever Booooooom film screening and twice as many people showed up as I had planned for, and I had to find more couches and chairs so hundreds of you could watch the film? If you … Continue reading →View the whole post: Concert Film of the Day: Efterklang and Vincent Moon over on BOOOOOOOM!.
Fun and funny laid back vibes in this lunch break part from Dime’s Antoine Asselin. Watch the full part below!View the whole post: Skate Video of the Day: Antoine Asselin Lunch Break Full Part over on BOOOOOOOM!.
Collection of creative digital illustrations by Monori Rogue, an artist / illustrator / avid gamer based in Taiwan. Enjoy!Read More
Once again, this week our sponsor is Craftsy which provides video tutorials and downloadable eGuides for aspiring artists. The resources they provide are aimed at people who want to quickly brush up on some basics. This week they’re offering a free downloadable eGuide on … Continue reading →View the whole post: Craftsy: Getting Started with Watercolor over on BOOOOOOOM!.
“Sleepwalking”, paintings by artist Anna Madia. More below.View the whole post: Anna Madia over on BOOOOOOOM!.