Hello everyone. Well! I must say what a year for ATADesigns…… Lots of new things happening, and nice little projects coming your way soon. We are still working on our new online store and hope to get it finished, fresh for the New Year. I can’t wait…… it’s looking good. It will also feature the new Urban London murals and wallpapers.

Hot off the press…. from Trend Forecasting Agency, Scarlet Opus

“Shelley Pond, creative director at trend forecasting agency Scarlet Opus, explains why we’ll all be looking to our cities for inspiration in the coming years…. ” Surfacing, November 2011 issue

See full article in Surfacing

More from Scarlet Opus visit: Scarlet Opus Trends Blog

Website: Scarlet Opus

"Mind the Gap" collaboration  mural design by Annette Taylor-Anderson & Adrienne Chinn for Urban London Project

“Mind the Gap” collaboration mural design by Annette Taylor-Anderson & Adrienne Chinn for Urban London Project

Urban Inspired

 

BIPEL CYCLING ROBOT

 

I can’t believe that christmas is only just around the corner and I tell you, this is what I truly want for christmas the “Bipedal Cycling Robot Can Balance, Steer and Correct Itself.  It’s fantastic!  If you feel generous, yes please, I’ll have one.

NEW WORKS BY LUPE VELAZQUEZ – FURNITURE & PRODUCT DESIGNER

I’m a great fan of quirky works by Lupe Velazuez who designs some amazing things. He recently sent these to me, and I thought I’d show this to the world. Enjoy….

You can see more from Lupe on Occenca website.

Experimental Painting on Wood by Lupe Velazyez

Experimental Painting on Wood by Lupe Velazyez

Experimental Painting on Wood by Lupe Velazyez

Experimental Painting on Wood by Lupe Velazyez

ARTIST KAREN DAVIES JUST KEEPS SURPRISING ME WITH HER NEW WORKS

Karen Davies has just released some beautiful works of art featuring Mackerel, Crabs and pigs. These oil paintings are fantastic, rich in colour and are so life like. A must have painting, also available to buy as giclee prints just in time for christmas, or a special gift. “Although I’m a designer, I wish I could paint like this…..” Annette says

Karen will be selling her work at: Art On The Street an Open-Air Art Fair, Maidenhead

Saturday 3rd December 2011 – Time: 10am – 4pm

Please also visit Karen’s website: Karen Davies Art

 

“Be inspired…These are a must buy. Karen, you’re on a roll, and it looks like you have a great theme going here. I’m thinking….art for restaurants” Annette says

Mackerel head and tails by Karen Davies (oil painting)

Mackerel head and tails by Karen Davies (oil painting)

 

Crab and Shrimp by Karen Davies (oil painting)

Crab and Shrimp by Karen Davies (oil painting)

 

Pigs in mud by Karen Davies (oil painting)

Pigs in mud by Karen Davies (oil painting)

That’s it from me for now.   I have so much to say, including my trip to Brazil last year. Where has all the time gone.  Have a good read.  Speak to you all soon.
Annette Taylor-Anderson