Your heavy, trout-like eyes

By sheiler

Hey!  Wear a pair of these glasses and people might say, “Hello, Fishstick Face!” and it will be a good thing. Erik de Laurens, a designer, has invented a way to compress fish scales, (scales meaning the skin of dead fish and not the thing you use to weigh overweight sealife with)…

Contest! You know that turtle you’ve always wanted to draw?

By sheiler

I’m re-posting this so that it stands out on its own.  The Department of Environmental Protection in Connecticut is having an art contest for kids!  You don’t even have to live in Connecticut to enter the contest! All children from kindergarten through fifth grade are eligible to enter an original drawing, painting, or sketch of …

You might not see a single thing around you. You’re not alone.

By sheiler

The You Tube(r) video Once Upon a Tide presents a different kind of fairy tale. Listening to the sound a seashell makes, a real living girl enters into a sad and beautiful cartoon world of the ocean.  The storyteller in the video says, “you might find it hard to believe but I assure you it’s …