Sun rising over the sea on wainui beach gisborne - the first land in the world to see the sun rise

seven things to do in gisborne, nz

+++ so where’s gisborne? gisborne is on the east coast of new zealand’s north island. it’s the southern gateway to the east cape and the first place land was spotted by captain cook on the endeavour. cook named this place poverty bay after landing in 1769 and having a bit of a run in with […]

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Five things to be cheerful about this Monday

1 // Vintage postage stamps that inspire fanciful storybook themes Chicago-based Illustrator Diana Sudyka uses vintage stamps from Europe as the starting point for fanciful paintings created using gouache, ink, and watercolor. Sudyka offers prints of many of her paintings on her website, and she also shares her work on Instagram. 2 // The shortlist The Sony World Photography Awards have announced […]

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Five things to be thoughtful about this Monday

(on a Tuesday) 1 // The tools matter and the tools don’t matter Thoughts from Austin Kleon on tools and the creative process 2 // The Vast Bay Leaf Conspiracy No. Really. This is serious. 3 // “The Words We Speak But Never Say” by Photographer Carter Moore. “The Words We Speak But Never Say” […]

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