Here's the "Insect Hospital" video Hine directed for They Might Be Giants.
Marina from Wild She Goes shows how to use ponderosa pine needles to make a pretty and functional basket, in the traditional style. She points to this amazing and inspirational site with elaborate and stunning examples of Native American basketry in a remarkable range. Image: YouTube / Wild She Goes READ THE REST
Victoria Rose Richards creates lovely little aerial scenes as embroidered works. You can see more on her Etsy shop or on her Instagram: My personal fave is this view of tulip fields: Image: Instagram / victoriaroserichards READ THE REST
Azerbaijan textile artist Faig Ahmed employs ancient craft to create mind-bending textile sculptures. His work is featured in an online exhibition at the Sapar Contemporary gallery, titled "Textile Traditions Re-Imagined." (via Laughing Squid) READ THE REST
The need for a virtual private network (VPN) is all but universal these days, but choosing the right VPN provider can often be a shot in the dark. Some VPN shoppers are focused on security, while others are just looking for ways around international geoblocking restrictions. With most VPNs providing a similar array of services,… READ THE REST
With 2020 coming to a merciful close, could there be a better symbol for freshly launching into the new year than actually clearing the air? While that works metaphorically, the sad state of our world makes it critical, too. The air in everyone's home could use some pretty heavy cleansing nowadays. With that in mind,… READ THE REST
This is it. The console wars are back – and this year might be the most blistering, savagely-fought engagement ever between bitter rivals, Sony and Microsoft. Sony's PlayStation 5 and Microsoft's Xbox Series X consoles have been slowly dribbling their way into players' hands the past several days, triggering massive store runs and sold out… READ THE REST