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Preserving Japan's 9000-year-old lacquerware tradition Style

The ancient craft of urushi, or Japanese lacquerware, is one of Asia's oldest artistic traditions. Evidence for the use of lacquer -- a tree sap used to coat and decorate objects like boxes, bowls and furniture -- dates back approximately 9,000 years . But although Kazumi Murose, one of the craft's greatest living practitioners, is grounded in history, he's not restricted by it. When not producing intricately decorated wooden items, the ... Full story

Musicians Who Died Mysterious Deaths

From Jim Morrison to Biggie and Tupac, there's a long line of musicians who've shuffled off the mortal coil under less-than-clear circumstances Full story

7 Black And Muslim Indie Fashion Designers To Know FADER

For some, fashion is both art and a way to imagine new worlds . For many, personal style is dictated by popular trends sourced from runways, street style, and paparazzi photos. What’s often missing from that fashion narrative is the perspective of individuals and markets outside of the mainstream; personal style and body types that deviate from the norm; and designers who prioritize capsules and Full story

New Chinese box office records set during Spring Festival

February is a golden period for the Chinese film industry.  Full story

Hong Kong nightlife: a beginner’s guide – the 16 best bars, clubs and pubs a newcomer needs to know  China Morning Post

So you’ve just arrived in Hong Kong and you’re looking for a drink. You’re in luck as that is one thing the city does well. But new arrivals often find it hard to know where to start, due to the sheer variety of venues on offer. Hong Kong’S Biggest Craft Brewery Gweilo Beer To Start Production At The End Of This Month. There’s a lot more to Hong Kong nightlife than the Lan Kwai Fong strip – from underground clubs to craft breweries, dive bars ... Full story

Hong Kong the backdrop for outdoor sculpture show beside Victoria Harbour

Twenty-one outdoor sculptures have been unveiled along a stretch of Victoria Harbour’s shore in a major celebration of public art in Hong Kong. Works by art world superstars such as Tracey Emin , Antony Gormley and Yayoi Kusama feature in the Harbour Arts Sculpture Park, which opened on Thursday, alongside the creations of five Hong Kong artists: Ho Kwun-ting, Matthew Tsang Man-fu, Kacey Wong Kwok-Choi, Morgan Wong Wing-fat, Wong Chi-yung. They ... Full story

Online Shopping for Electronics, Apparel, Computers, Books, DVDs & more

Online shopping from the earth's biggest selection of books, magazines, music, DVDs, videos, electronics, computers, software, apparel & accessories, shoes, jewelry, tools & hardware, housewares, furniture, sporting goods, beauty & personal care, broadband & dsl, gourmet food & just about anything else. Full story

Dolly Parton charity set to donate 100 millionth book

The Imagination Library started in 1995 in Parton’s home county in east Tennessee. It was inspired by her father’s inability to read and write. (Dolly Parton/Twitter). (RNN) – Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library started donating books to children nearly a quarter century ago. Next week in Washington, DC, the country music star's charity will donate its 100 millionth book to the Library of Congress. “When I was growing up in the hills of east ... Full story

Pearl Bay Residence by Gavin Maddock Design Studio

Luxurious private residence designed by Gavin Maddock Design Studio situated in a small harbor town of Yzerfontein in South Africa. Pin Save Email. Pin Save Email. Pin Save Email. Pin Save Email. Pin Save Email. Pin Save Email. Pin Save Email. Pin Save Email. Pin Save Email. Pin Save Email. Pin Save Email. Pin Save Email. Pin Save Email. Pin Save Email. Pin Save Email. Pin Save Email. Pin Save Email. Pin Save Email. Pin Save Email. Pin Save ... Full story


TexTools is a Free addon for Blender 3D with a set of professional UV and Texturing tools. Back in 2009 I released the Original TexTools for 3dsMax which has been very popular with many veteran realtime 3D artists. TexTools consists of 4 areas: Size Panel , UV Layout , Texture Baking and Color ID . DOWNLOAD. WHAT'S NEW IN 1.0.0. General. - Help buttons for UI Panels. - Align UV to edge: Restores UV selection. - ... Full story