Archive for January 20th, 2013

January 20th, 2013

The Mixtape Table

by Jeff Skierska Designs.

Celebrate the 50th anniversary of the cassette tape with the Mixtape Table — a 12:1 scale replica of a cassette tape. The Mixtape Table is made of high-grade Baltic Birch Plywood with Maple veneer, solid American Walnut “tape” throughout, and a hand-rubbed oil finish. Each coffee table is built to order, hand-assembled and finished in Seattle.

Check out the vid below, detailing the whole process behind the Mixtape Table’s creation:

January 20th, 2013

Time Pieces: Too Short in Oakland

by Jason Goldwatch.

“Time Pieces” are black and white, Super 8 mm, short films by director/photographer Jason Goldwatch that focus on his personal heroes and cultural icons. Textured, intimate and shot silent, Goldwatch shoots and also edits the film himself by hand, and also decides which music to serve as the soundtrack.

In this episode, he rides through Oakland with legendary Hip Hop OG Too Short.