There is nothing better than pixely robots doing their robot things in a comic strip by Richard Stevens. Each bot has his own personality, Red Robot is the angry one and Clango is naive.. of course it’s the interactions that really make it fun (there are UFOs, jukeboxes, TVs, puppies, and yes, a bucket). You can view all the comics at lolbots.com.
4GB FriendsWithYou Mimobot USB Flash Drives ($35.00 each)
Not only are these Friends With You USB thumb drives replicas of Buddy Chub Rainbow and Mr. Phantom X, but they also come preloaded with character-related entertainment content.
Brandon Jan Blommaert makes these recycled monsters out of trash, photographs them, and then composites the creatures over real landscapes – the result is pretty spectacular. I suggest you check out Brandon’s Flickr Photostream for a behind-the-scenes making of the monsters, or view the final artwork here. (via Inhabitat)
Inhae Renee Lee, a California artist, does an amazing job choreographing two little teeth, Ickle and Lardee, in their delightful adventures. Subtle humor permeates the light-hearted photo stories that include bath-time, hopelessly vying for attention, midnight snacks, cheering up a sad plant, being greedy with ice cream, and exploring the outside world. Here are some of my favorites:
“A group art exhibition featuring amazing handmade goods inspired by the most fabulous space fantasy ever made! The exhibition is being held at Bear and Bird Boutique+Gallery in South Florida.”
How exciting! This exhibition runs from July 18 to August 29, 2009. Nowhere near Florida? You can still order the super-cute toys online (Starting July 19th).