Tag Archives | Patience

…It’s Movie Monday: Parkour Motion Reel?

Parkour Motion Reel

The Parkour Motion Reel shows that with a little post-production, a lot of drawing ability, and a ton of patience, you can create something truly unique that brings a few simple sheets of folded paper to life:

…It’s Website Wednesday: Pencil Rebel?

Pencil Rebel

Grzegorz Kozakiewicz’s Pencil Rebel is made with “Interactive Mixed Media Web Design”, which basically means that he takes cardboard, clay, and whatever else he can find lying around the house and turns it into a website.

Forget Web 2.0; this is Web 0.5, but it’s fantastic, and it shows what’s possible with a ton of imagination, a fair amount of skill with an X-acto knife, and lots and lots of patience.

The goal is to work your way through the puzzle, finding places and secrets along the way, but the journey is definitely greater than the goal, and you’ll enjoy the neat little touches that he added in along the way.

[Pencil Rebel]

…Julie Ruiz makes amazing stop motion movies?

Candle Heart

Julie Ruiz’s fantastic movie that she made for VH1’s holiday card uses candles to create a stop motion effect that’s both beautiful and unique.

Talk about patience!

[Julie Ruiz]

[Flickr – VH1 Holiday Card 07]


…Speakerdog Paper Toys are awesome?

Speakerdog Paper Toys

Speakerdog Paper Toys is a site filled with free paper toys that use two sheets of A4 paper and a bit of patience to make.

The designs were created by Ben the Illustrator and “a wonderful family of graphic designers, graffiti artists and illustrators from around the world” so there should be a design or two for everyone.

(If you like these, then you should also check out Cubeecraft.)

[Speakerdog Paper Toys]

[Ben The Illustrator – Speakerdog Paper Toys]

…It’s Website Wednesday: Threadcakes?


Threadcakes is a site filled with the results of the Loves Threadless Cake Contest.

The premise of the concept was pretty simple: Bake a cake and decorate it to match your favorite Threadless shirt design.

With over 900 cake pics received, the results speak for themselves, and dough masters showed what was possible with a little bit of patience and a lot of inspiration.