Tag Archives: art and design

Meet Me In The Motor City!

Back in March, I first wrote about the awesomeness that is Etsy’s very own Team Librarian. To refresh your memory: they’re a group of librarians, archivists, and just plain book lovers who are also craft mavens. So I’m a team … Continue reading

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I Want To Go To There, Vol. 1

Kansas City (Missouri) Public Library

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Happy Centennial, NYPL!

I have to say, I’m kind of getting into this whole Tumblr Photo Blog thing. It’s brought some really cool bookish nerdy things to my attention that might have otherwise escaped, like this really cool tidbit that makes me nostalgic … Continue reading

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Patience & Fortitude

The twin inspirations and the evolution of the New York Public Library‘s lion logo…

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Walk Like An Egyptian

I’m in love with this book carving, “Los Egipcios” by Julia Feld. I wish I could afford the $150 price tag… It’s for sale in her Etsy shop, the hilariously named Hokey Stokes. ” ‘Hokey Stokes!’ is a phrase used … Continue reading

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You’re So Fine You Blow My Mind

I’m art nerd-ing out again. Etsy‘s very own Team Librarian is having an Ides Of March sale with 15% off everything in all member shops. To make the incentive that much juicier, I’m highlighting my favorite item in each shop … Continue reading

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Doctor Frankensteins I Can Get Behind

I’m a huge art and design geek, which should come as no surprise to anyone who knows me (or at least has read my bio on this blog), since my previous career path was architecture. This visually stunning book-centric artwork … Continue reading

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