Mad Quickies

Mad Quickies 4.6

• This is your brain on art. Ramachandran a neuroscientist at UC, San Diego explains art and aesthetics. (via Brian)

• This here is some amazing craftsmanship of gears! (via Steve)

• Have you seen the Little People Project?

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Amy Davis Roth (aka Surly Amy) is a multimedia artist who resides in Los Angeles, California. She makes Surly-Ramics She is the fearless leader of Mad Art Lab and cohost of Makers' Hustle Podcast Support her on Patreon. Follow her on twitter: @SurlyAmy or on Google+.


  1. April 6, 2011 at 10:03 am

    The Little People Project is beautiful! So imaginative and fun. It reminds me a little bit of the cover art for Sarah Vowell’s books. Add that to the list of ‘Things I Wish I Had Thought of…”

  2. April 6, 2011 at 2:46 pm

    The Little people project is very cool, I love the different situations he places them in and how they relate to the larger world around them. I’m with Brian, it definitely goes on my list of ‘Things I Wish I Had Thought of…”

  3. April 6, 2011 at 9:41 pm

    I love the Little People Project. Genius work right there.

    And the gears? Makes me want to open a workshop and go steamspunk all over everything!

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