Top Five Favorite Holiday Movies

MitC Five Fave XmasChristmas is fast-approaching and I couldn’t be more excited!  I LOVE this time of year.  I’ve been wrapping, menu-planning, decorating, listening to holiday music, and watching my all-time favorite Christmas movies for weeks now.  So, I wanted to spread a little holiday cheer by counting down my favorite Christmas movies featuring the art of some uber-talented folks. Continue reading


Día de los Muertos… In a Galaxy Far, Far Away

Imperial Trio by John Karpinsky, $30

It seems that Día de los Muertos has steadily been growing in popularity over the last few years and with good reason.  The holiday is both merry and macabre, a celebration of the dead by the living.  It’s a beautiful sentiment marked by beautiful art.

The huge “Disney buys LucasFilms” news this week inspired me to search out the raddest Día de los Muertos:  Star Wars Edition I could find.  My search stopped the moment I laid eyes on John Karpinsky‘s work.  Click through to see his amazing art.   Continue reading


These Aren’t The Droids You’re Looking For…

Costume Ideas for Droids By Andrea Gerstmann

Halloween is just around the corner.  This weekend is primed for tons of Halloween parties.  So, do you have your costume yet?  Well, C-3PO and R2-D2 threw a few last-minute ideas together to inspire you.  =)  Click through to see all the images larger.  Continue reading


Stained Glass Lord of the Rings

Yesterday, more pictures were released from The Hobbit:  An Unexpected Journey.  They not only are awesome but they also reminded me that The Hobbit is a scant 2 1/2 months away!  Squee!  When I happened upon these stained glass art pieces by Jian Guo known as breathing2004 on deviantART I was blown away.  So, I just had to share it with you.

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