Celeste Mountjoy, a witty 16-year-old mocking life’s dilemmas.

Reading Time: 2 minutes Celeste Mountjoy, aka Flithyratbag, is a witty 16-year-old artist based in Melbourne. She is wise beyond her years and her witty comments on everyday life are all too relatable. Her sketchy comic style and obscure (and terribly dark) sense of humour is something to behold. From politics and race to feminism and the anxieties of […]

A Collaborative Duo Pokes Fun at Plein Air Painting Through Photographic Series

Reading Time: 2 minutes Duo Hank Schmidt in der Beek and Fabian Schubert have been poking fun at plein air painting with a collaborative project since 2009, a humorous series of photographs shot by Schubert that captures in der Beek with his original paintings. Und im Sommer tu ich malen (which translates roughly to “And in the Summer I do […]

Meet Marc Johns

Reading Time: 3 minutes It’s Thursday, how delightful. Meet Marc Johns, an illustrator who creates whimsical drawings filled with dry wit and humour. Whether it’s a man with branches growing out of his head that need pruning, or a pipe that’s trying to quit smoking, his characters are simply, sparsely drawn, yet speak volumes with just a few strokes of the […]

That’s the Spirit.

Reading Time: 2 minutes Most commonly greeting cards communicate messages of appreciation, celebration or remorse. The messages being communicated can get lost within loud visuals or over emotive language use. If you prefer clear concise communication, these cards are for you. ‘Emotionless Cards’ is a collection of hilarious greeting cards that is brutally straightforward, and does not contain the […]

SANSUI Summer Cup Jozi Jockeys

Reading Time: < 1 minute Nicework is currently working full steam on the design collateral for the Gauteng SANSUI Summer Cup – if you haven’t seen it yet, you will soon. As part of the hype for this year’s race day, our friends at Retroviral teamed up with Spitfire Productions to produce Jozi Jockeys, an awesome short that totally sums […]