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Advice To Sink In Slowly
January 24, 2008 12:03 AM   Subscribe

Use your library. Make more GIF files. Trust the process. Make art - it's good for your heart. from advice to sink in slowly.
posted by divabat (8 comments total) 12 users marked this as a favorite

Clicking through the wonderfully creative designs, I was prepared to lament my practical, linear life, seemingly unable to produce such wonders. Then, as if on cue: the solution.
posted by strike3 at 12:31 AM on January 24, 2008

This is absolutely gorgeous.
posted by Phire at 12:53 AM on January 24, 2008 [1 favorite]

Yeah, I was expecting to be affected like I just saw "motivational" posters for artists. I was struck differently; these are beautiful.
posted by not_on_display at 4:49 AM on January 24, 2008

beautiful posters, but I thought they were aimed at people in jail
posted by francesca too at 5:10 AM on January 24, 2008

Thanks so much for kind comments:)

Advice can be so subjective, it is the attempt at the exchange which matters I think, so long as the advice e design are sincere and personal.

Francesca - I really want to start doing advice workshops with prisons, schools, old people, etc - passing on personal advice in a creative way...
posted by cyganrules at 6:20 AM on January 24, 2008

Strike3 if the nostril trick works, do send me the resulting poster:)
posted by cyganrules at 6:21 AM on January 24, 2008

Give Me A Dollar.
posted by Uther Bentrazor at 7:10 AM on January 24, 2008 [1 favorite]

I love all of these, but this one really hits home. It's sound advice all around.

Perhaps it's just because I have vivid memories of seagulls stealing sandwiches off my elementary school lunch tables.
posted by annaramma at 9:27 AM on January 24, 2008

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