• ASL font drafts and use in art.

    Work in Progress

    New font is in the making. It will be based on the Manual Alphabet. It’s just a little something that I’ve been tinkering around with for a while… The development of the font itself is now in the factory, slowly reaching the point of being a downloadable font for all!

  • Sloths Article

    Article: To Breathe Upside-Down, Sloths Tape Organs To Their Ribs

    Costa Rica! Update: well, this article may sound a little trivial; but seriously…Costa Rica has a warm spot in mi corazón and I saw them sloths there too. Just had to share. To Breathe Upside-Down, Sloths Tape Organs To Their Ribs http://phenomena.nationalgeographic.com/2014/04/23/to-breathe-upside-down-sloths-tape-organs-to-their-ribs/?sf2724416=1

  • Stuff for the mind...

    I totally get it, you’re in a polyamorous relationship…

    I totally get it, you’re in a polyamorous relationship; but, my dear flatterer, you insult me by implying I do not suffice. It is plain arrogance on your part. Now hush, my friend, I have yet to judge you as you did me. It is you who does not suffice; you see, to have me, […]

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    Article: Artist Turns Everyday Objects Into Clever Artwork With an iPhone

    Artist Turns Everyday Objects Into Clever Artwork With an iPhone http://mashable.com/2014/04/19/brock-davis-iphone-artwork/ Shared from Mashable on Flipboard. Download Flipboard for free here. Warmest, Ben Principal Artist, Creative Director Vess Studios http://www.VessStudios.com

Article: Historical Figures Get a Branding Makeover With Modern Business Cards

Cute! Looking through stuff while im on my layover at minnesota…

Off to baltimore-washington in a couple of hours.

Historical Figures Get a Branding Makeover With Modern Business Cards
http://mashable.com/2014/04/28/historical-figures-business-cards/

Shared from Mashable on Flipboard. Download Flipboard for free here.

Warmest,

Ben

Principal Artist, Creative Director
Vess Studios

http://www.VessStudios.com

Stuff for the mind...

Welcome to the permanent dusk: Sunlight in cities is an endangered species – Salon.com

Back when sunlight was essential…

Quality-of-life concerns struck back. In a series of tenement laws, New York City required habitable domiciles to include features like external windows in every room. It was the seven-acre shadow of the Equitable Building, completed in 1915, that inspired the nation’s first comprehensive zoning resolution. New York’s setback laws required buildings to taper as they rose, and shaped the city’s skyline and its streets for the next half-century. Many cities followed suit.

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Sloths Article

Article: To Breathe Upside-Down, Sloths Tape Organs To Their Ribs

Costa Rica!

Update: well, this article may sound a little trivial; but seriously…Costa Rica has a warm spot in mi corazón and I saw them sloths there too. Just had to share.

To Breathe Upside-Down, Sloths Tape Organs To Their Ribs
http://phenomena.nationalgeographic.com/2014/04/23/to-breathe-upside-down-sloths-tape-organs-to-their-ribs/?sf2724416=1
Continue reading…