INSIDE OUTSIDE. ANATOMY admiration. Porcelain sculpture by Kate Macdowell

Luminous Porcelain sculpture by Kate Macdowell http://www.katemacdowell.com ARTIST STATEMENT “I hand sculpt each piece out of porcelain, often building a solid form and then hollowing it out.  Smaller forms are built petal by… Continue reading

BIODIVERSITY COLLECTION:Bone City.Tattooed Leather Art featuring sacred geometry and London Skyline

LEATHER LOVE! Luxury Leather Accessories Designer-Una Burke

Úna Burke is a luxury leather accessories designer who uses traditional leather-working methods and vegetable tanned hides 2013 current collection: Artist statement: “Through my work I continually aim to create leather objects which… Continue reading

DESIGN ON THE GO: Skeleton tattooed leather designs.

I have a few designs I am inking this week. Short week, due to the bank holiday, so feeling a little behind! (argh) Have just cut and wet the leather, ready to trace… Continue reading

WEAR YOUR INK: In two halves.

  WEAR YOUR INK…. in 2 halves. WEAR YOUR INK ….. joined. Sorry hate to not credit artists, but I dont know who did alot of the work here. Although the ‘photoshop’ style… Continue reading

DESIGN ON THE GO: Dissected flower Ace :Tattooed Leather

Whilst i am waiting for ‘bone city’ to dry…. This is the next few days objective! I wondered whether to to this one as A2/3… due to the complex patterns within the floral… Continue reading

INSIDE OUTSIDE: #Anatomical admiration! Art by Ivan Ebel

IVAN EBEL is a Swiss visual artist and also founder of the collective Doux Jésus. In 2009, painted a series of ‘anatomical’ inspired paintings which depict representations of the physical body with the… Continue reading

INKY DESIGN ON THE GO: Sketch out of ‘Bone city’ #skull

Sketching out the next one I need to put onto leather this week… The line-work is just a rough sketch out at the moment… thought I would add in a bit of symbology,… Continue reading

DEATH HEAD DEVOTION: Joe Murtagh. Colourful digital art and illustration

DIGITAL ART & ILLUSTRATION by Joe Murtagh DEATH CHIC   “I do love colour, and the effect it has on certain subject matter. I use strong colour to sugar coat certain themes. To… Continue reading

LEATHER LOVE: STAKA UNISEX NUDE LEATHER NECK ACCESSORIES

STAKA STAKA is a collaboration between Icelandic product designers María Kristín Jónsdóttir and Bylgja Svansdóttir Their collection is comprised of unisex leather neck accessories, in natural veg tan leather. Including a range of nude-… Continue reading

SYMBOLISM: The 4 ELEMENTS. Earth,water,air,fire

The 4 elements refer to ancient beliefs inspired by natural observation of the phases of matter; with the classical elements: earth is equivalent to solid, water is equivalent to liquid, air is equivalent… Continue reading

WEAR YOUR INK: Like Black Tape. style it.wear it. build it. ink it. tattoo it

   Black tape/ style it / build it/ wear it / ink it Christopher Kane S.S 2013 / Chanel Esther Stocker / / Monika Grzymala   Monika Grzymala / Doug Meyer

DESIGN ON THE GO: Punctured World website update

Well, after much ‘ putting it off’…. The website has be ‘organised’ a little… so that (hopefully) its easier to understand what we do here at P.A HQ….. I have also added a… Continue reading

INKY DESIGN ON THE GO: Orchid skull

Orchid Skull Time to ink up this design…. Outline – done! , rough work up of line-work – done! , outline onto leather – done! This one, is to go with ‘Biodiversity’ series… Continue reading

DEATH HEAD DEVOTION: Digital collages

I really like all the DIGITAL COLLAGES  that seem to be around at the moment …. love the mix of organic and geometric The one above is by Yana Racyborynska, sorry (!) I’m… Continue reading

INSIDE OUTSIDE: Anatomy Admiration

JUST A HUMAN Ink pen, watercolor, photo Just Amazing…!! ILLUSTRATED By Swedish designer Alex Coroll Just a human series are inspired by investigation of different identities within our identity system See more on… Continue reading

WEAR YOUR INK: WATERCOLOUR STYLE

WEAR YOUR INK… Watercolour style …. Here’s a couple of people to add to your wish list … Amanda Wachob , NYC Originally a painter, Amanda Wachob has developed a beautifully unique style of… Continue reading

INKY DESIGN ON THE GO: Lungs

INKY DESIGN ON THE GO:  ‘Lungs’ Exploring the Black line….  Today’s challenge is to get as much as I can done on this piece, my working title … LUNGS Ok , so the… Continue reading

SYMBOLISM: ICOSAHEDRON: ‘Go with the flow’

  THE ICOSAHEDRON   Sacred Geometry is a term used to describe patterns, shapes and forms that are part of the make up of all living things and that regularly occur in nature.… Continue reading

DEATH HEAD DEVOTION: Spin Skulls by Damien Hurst

“The movement sort of implies life.” Damien Hirst The series began in earnest in 1994, when Hirst had a spin machine made whilst living in Berlin The works are described by the artist… Continue reading