The Women of Mad Men – Illustrations by Andrea Sparacio

Mad Men may have just ended but that doesn’t mean we can’t celebrate it with illustrations of some of the key female characters. Check out the write-up on Bangstyle. And, of course, we had to start with Joan. Andrea Sparacio captures the feeling of the characters really well. The color schemes and backgrounds fit together seamlessly. You can read the descriptions of each piece on her blog.  Andrea is an Artist, Designer & Illustrator living in Brooklyn. Follow her on Twitter, Etsy and Facebook. You can buy her book, The Zombie Autopsies here. Check out her comic for some dry humor. Advertisements Continue reading The Women of Mad Men – Illustrations by Andrea Sparacio

Pinterest Explained

Pinterest is gaining momentum as more and more people join the site through Facebook and friend recommendations. The site is composed of women, 80% of which are between the ages of 25-44 which is unsurprising. Brands love it too because it’s basically a collection of images that you classify according to your interests on “boards”.  It drives traffic to websites and has a lot of different categories of interests. It doesn’t seem as obvious as a marketing ploy because people are basically collecting things they don’t own yet but may purchase at some point. It’s like a visual memory of … Continue reading Pinterest Explained

Pinterest Explained

Pinterest is gaining momentum as more and more people join the site through Facebook and friend recommendations. The site is composed of women, 80% of which are between the ages of 25-44 which is unsurprising. Brands love it too because it’s basically a collection of images that you classify according to your interests on “boards”.  It drives traffic to websites and has a lot of different categories of interests. It doesn’t seem as obvious as a marketing ploy because people are basically collecting things they don’t own yet but may purchase at some point. It’s like a visual memory of … Continue reading Pinterest Explained