1. SUBMISSION: The 2012 Liquid Honey Contest Display in the Agriculture-Horticulture Building at the Minnesota State Fair.  Same as last year and every year that I’ve ever been there (31 years?).  My favorite part of the fair.  It amazes me how consistent these displays are from year to year. 

    LIQUID (EXTRACTED) HONEY
    Quality honey, containing no more than 18.6% moisture, packed in one (1) lb. queenline or classic jars, fitted
    with appropriate metal or plastic lids. Entry to consist of 12 jars/bottles.

    Score Criteria - Liquid Honey
    Container - appearance and cleanliness……………………………………………………….10
    Color - conformity to schedule ……………………………………………………………………15
    Volume - accuracy and uniformity of fill…………………………………………………………10
    Absence of impurities, including froth …………………………………………………………..15
    Moisture, scaled by percentage ………………………………………………………………….20
    Clarity - absence of crystals, bubbles …………………………………………………………..20
    Flavor - absence of off aroma or flavor …………………………………………………………10
    TOTAL 100

     

  2. Martin Wilson

    ed: Wilson has an incredible process of shooting rolls of film so they spell out larger images on a contact sheet.

     

  3. the tools of lucas chen

     

  4. Michael Johansson, Things Organized Neatly All-Star.

     

  5. Damián Ortega, Cosmic Thing

    (Source: artruby)

     

  6. SUBMISSION: A Well Organized Diet

     

  7. Moog Slim Phatty Analog Synthesizer organized neatly….

     

  8. SUBMISSION: white little things

    Francesca Pinna

     

  9. yokoo:

    Not Your Mother’s Pearls, unassembled 

     

  10. SUBMISSION: 

    What Rubbish.

    Glass ‘garbage’ recovered from a defunct NYC landfill, which was capped in the 1950s.

     

  11. SUBMISSION: soon-to-be-painted sculptures by Hilary Pfeifer. To learn more about where these will end up, visit: http://hilarypfeifer.blogspot.com/2012/08/new-project-for-oregon-state-university.html

     


  12. Anonymous said: do you post everything that gets submitted

    ed: No way!

     

  13. SUBMISSION: Day #6 of my “things found in my office that coordinate” series. By Laura Mindorff.

     

  14. Fashion

     

  15. Partners & Spade for Warby Parker