Five Things – 4.30.12

1.  Peter P. Plasencia – While on a search for some cool Jules Verne ephemera (for some reason), I came across Peter P. Plasencia.  Plasencia was an illustrator for children’s books among other things, and his illustrations are pretty terrific.  Here’s some art he did for a book called Jules Verne: The Man Who Invented…

Five Things – 1.23.12

1.  Look Around You – this year marks the 10th anniversary of one of my favorite TV programs, Look Around You.  The show is a spoof of old educational films from the 1970s and 80s, and they nail the look and feel of those films perfectly.  From the fonts to the film quality to the props…