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Happy Mundane Holidays 2014

It’s the last few days of 2014! Where did this year go? Frankly I’m kind of ready for it to be over, and much more excited about starting anew in 2015. This is actually my favorite time of the year, not so much about the actual holiday, but more that I get some much needed time off to just do some, as I call it, “holiday healing”. I take this time to finally clean up my house from all the chao
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TGISunday video break: Light Motif

I don’t really know what’s going on in this video, but it has such pretty colors… and a monkey. What else do you need? “Light Motif is conceived as a synaesthetic experience based on a visual transposition of Music for 18 Musicians – Section II, by the American composer Steve Reich. The ambition of the film is to cinematically capture the extraordinary life force that animates this essential w
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TGIF Video Break: Colores

A music video for Storms or a movie about the relative sizes & colors in the universe. Music: Storms dir: Martin & Martin (a duo between Martin Allais & Martin Lorenz)
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Fall 2014 Centerpiece and Pottery-inspired Pumpkins

For this year’s annual Happy Mundane “Great Pumpkin Adventure”, I decided to pick up where I left off from last year. (click here for a refresher) Generally, I like my pumpkins and Fall tabletop centerpieces to not necessarily be too “Halloween-y” but more just a general not do autumn. That way they can stay up through Thanksgiving! I’m still totally drawn to pottery as inspiration
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just a few amazing things 10.13.14

Whoa-boy- It’s October! Fall for me has been a little non-existent so far. The recent So Cal heatwave has stayed a bit more extreme and longer than I would like, but the weather is finally cooling a bit and I’m excited for the change of seasons. Another change around here is that I’m excited to announce I’m contributing a few posts at two sites: Condé Nast Traveler and Ebay! I’ve been a
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