Inspiration of the Day

So today, my overactive mind is totally tuning into 80’s style graphics and design. Part of this is probably because I’m working on a 80’s-like mini dress and I’m designing a retro Michael Jackson graphic tee. What do I love about 80’s art? The colors. The use of glow effects. The use of geometric shapes. You know, the 80’s were a time that was sort of focused on the future and whatnot and I think a lot of that was translated into the art of the time. Think video games. Think the movie Tron. The pixelated, stylized, and bright images from the day are totally driving a lot of my design at the moment. Here’s some things I found around the ‘net that’s feeding my 80’s binge for the day:

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About missheree

Greetings! I am Sheree, a fashion and costume designer from Miami, FL and Minneapolis, MN respectively. While fabric is my personal medium of choice, I find inspiration is all areas of art and this blog is a representation of that. From fashion to illustration to graphic design to architecture, Sparkleshock is here to do just that - add sparkle to your mind and shock your senses.

Posted on September 28, 2009, in Inspiration of the Day, SparkleShock Originals and tagged . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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