These incredible images are made by first crystallizing the drink of choice on a lab slide. Using a standard light microscope with a camera attached, the light source is polarized and passed through the crystal. This creates the magnificent colors we see in our favourite drinks. You can even buy them as pieces of art Fine American Art, you can also[...]
The Patternbank team would like to wish all our readers, designers and customers a very Happy Christmas. 2014 has been a exciting year with the successful launch of our online design studio, which has always been a fundamental part of our vision from the beginning.
We have exciting new plans for 2015 and would love you to join us in this continu[...]
We love these incredible Installations by Mexican born Gabriel Dawe. The colours and tones have a strong Ombre feel which we are loving at the moment with strong and vivid saturated colour mixes, blurred and translucent layered effects which subtely shift as you walk around them. From Gabriel's bio page "In search for creative freedom he starte[...]
Bursting with intense colour, abstract marks and expressive lines of thread, embroidery artist Yumiko Arimoto builds up fine layers of delicate stitch to create these stunning pieces. Full of energy and movement it’s almost as though these stitched patterns have been painted on with a bold stroke of a brush. Yumiko plays with scale, working wit[...]