Bertrand, the air whale

Bertrand, an air whale made of garbage bags, by Matt Jones. “The idea was for him to be a solar hot air balloon, the air inside heating up and lifting him.” Here is a video on how to make a simple one. Reported by Xiuwen

Trace – A design dialogue with the world.

A friend’s friend and former Pentagram designer, Hayley Ho is now travelling the whole of China in two and a half months in the search for traditional crafts and the artisans behind them. Follow her blog to see her research insights into the Chinese culture. 😉 Reported by wendy.