Author Archives: white3lephant

Productivity vs Relaxation

I often feel that the time I spend not in the office at work is a battle in itself. I have a long list of activities I would like to do or should do. But… Most days I get home … Continue reading

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Links [04/08/2012]

Above: the Olympic rings reinterpreted as a series of infographics each ring representing a continent. By artist Gustavo Sousa I would love to see the Heatherwick Studio exhibition at the V&A  – now includes a section about the Olympic cauldron. … Continue reading

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Links [21/07/12]

Above: Coloured washi tapes. I’m loving washi tape at the moment (I love my kawaii patterned sellotapes but washi is just so much more useful) Great tutorial for creating line drawings in Illustrator. This book art is beyond amazing! The … Continue reading

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Style file: tropicana

I’ve been itching to wear some new summer clothes but alas it has rained most days for the past two months. This outfit is a ‘dreaming of the tropics’ kind of affair. This is the only kind of wavy hair … Continue reading

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Spelling and Grammar

I’m not a Grammar Nazi and I’m aware everyone makes mistakes now and then. It is also understandable for those who speak English as their second or third language to have difficulty writing. However, it is beginning to disturb me … Continue reading

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Links [08/07/2012]

Above: Giambattista Valli couture Unnecessary quotes: A good read for “Grammar Nazis” Great interview with makeup artist Yadim Abandoned Japan I wanted to see but missed the oil exhibition at the Photographer’s Gallery in London. See Edward Burtynsky’s website for … Continue reading

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Building Trust

I have been frustrated at work this week. This has been mainly due to other people having a lack of trust in what my team has communicated , ultimately questioning our ability to do our jobs. Most of my time … Continue reading

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