Artist Kevin Dart (creator of the 1960s Japanese spy girl, Yuki 7) says:
I wanted to let you know about a really cool new shop that my friend just opened in Little Tokyo. It’s called Q Pop and it’s got the craziest selection of toys, clothes, books, art, music, and everything else from Thailand, Japan, and Los Angeles. They’re also going to start having gallery shows in the new year. The owner, Chris Mitchell, is a longtime animation veteran and super pop culture geek, and he can tell you the story behind every piece in the shop!
The address for the store is 128 Astronaut E S Onizuka St, Los Angeles CA 90012 (right by the space shuttle statue outside Weller Court), and you can follow their blog.
Also me, my wife, and my friend Chris Turnham painted murals at the shop the other week. Here’s a little video following our progress.
The proposal by the tame, Beijing-dominated government of Hong Kong to extradite people to mainland China for a variety of crimes (including political crimes) sparked mass demonstrations that made savvy use of networks and tactics to mobilize a series of actions under the #612strike banner that shut down main arteries and key government buildings.
In 2013, the UK coalition government of David Cameron's Tories and the Libdems' Nick Clegg launched a "Help to Buy" scheme that gave incredibly cheap, taxpayer subsidised loans to first-time homebuyers, who got their money interest free for five years and thereafter had to repay it at 1.75% interest.
Everything is better in LEGO. Where are the other 1/2 of Earth’s heroes? The ones not eliminated by Thanos ‘snap’ should have been there already right?
Whether you’re an artist, designer or just organizing a photo album, photo editing software is a must. And software designers know it: Platforms like Photoshop and Lightroom have a ton of helpful features, but you’ll pay for them in spades. Luckily, there’s some competition in the photo editing arena. Right now, Skylum’s Luminar software is […]
Who needs a holiday sale? Sometimes there’s no better time than the thick of summer to find deals. We should know – we’ve found ten deep discounts on some must-have items. Whether you’re searching for CBD edibles, exercise gear, chargers or other tech, take a look. But don’t look long – these prices aren’t likely […]
Heading abroad? Even if it’s just a short trip, there’s a lot to prepare for. Travel can be incredibly rewarding, but it can tricky to navigate different cultures and lodging arrangements – and even trickier to do it cheaply. Before you go shopping for suitcases, here’s our pick for a good first investment: The Ultimate […]