star wars http://design.org/tags/star-wars en Merry Sithmas: Lego Star Wars Christmas Mash-Ups http://design.org/blog/merry-sithmas-lego-star-wars-christmas-mashups <p>And for your end-of-holiday enjoyment, a little Lego Star Wars Christmas Album. </p> <p><img src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/blog-full-scale/blog/2011/12/25/starwars_lego_02.jpg" alt="Design, starwars, lego" title="Design, starwars, lego" class="imagecache-blog-full-scale" /><br /> <img src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/blog-full-scale/blog/2011/12/25/starwars_lego_03.jpg" alt="Design, starwars, lego" title="Design, starwars, lego" class="imagecache-blog-full-scale" /></p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="620" height="414" title="Design, starwars, lego" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/12/25/starwars_lego_01.jpg?1324874879" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-images"> <div class="field-label">Images:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="414" title="Design, starwars, lego" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/12/25/starwars_lego_02.jpg?1324874949" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="413" title="Design, starwars, lego" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/12/25/starwars_lego_03.jpg?1324874949" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="414" title="Design, starwars, lego" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/12/25/starwars_lego_04.jpg?1324874949" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="414" title="Design, starwars, lego" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/12/25/starwars_lego_05.jpg?1324874949" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="827" title="Design, starwars, lego" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/12/25/starwars_lego_06.jpg?1324874949" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="465" title="Design, starwars, lego" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/12/25/starwars_lego_07.jpg?1324874949" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="465" title="Design, starwars, lego" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/12/25/starwars_lego_08.jpg?1324874950" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="621" title="Design, starwars, lego" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/12/25/starwars_lego_09.jpg?1324874976" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-featured"> <div class="field-label">Featured:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Not Featured </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/merry-sithmas-lego-star-wars-christmas-mashups" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/merry-sithmas-lego-star-wars-christmas-mashups#comments design holiday lego photography star wars toy Mon, 26 Dec 2011 04:59:48 +0000 jessicapatterson 3952 at http://design.org Día de los Muertos Star Wars Characters http://design.org/blog/d%C3%AD-de-los-muertos-star-wars-characters <p>Lindsey's <a href="http://design.org/inspiration/day-dead-stormtrooper#comment-575" target="Day of the Dead Stormtrooper">Day of the Dead Stormtrooper</a> image in our inspiration stream made me curious if there were more Día de los Troopers floating around the internets. Thankfully, I found a series of sugar skull prints from <a href="http://www.etsy.com/shop/captainmagnificent" target="John Karpinsky">John Karpinsky</a>, designer and artist living in Milwaukee. His shop features a series of Star Wars character, illustrated in the style of Mexican Día de los Muertos characters.</p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="620" height="620" title="Design, starwars, muertos" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/11/12/starwars_muertos_03.jpg?1321160241" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-images"> <div class="field-label">Images:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="620" title="Design, starwars, muertos" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/11/12/starwars_muertos_01.jpg?1321160344" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="620" title="Design, starwars, muertos" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/11/12/starwars_muertos_02.jpg?1321160344" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="620" title="Design, starwars, muertos" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/11/12/starwars_muertos_04.jpg?1321160344" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="620" title="Design, starwars, muertos" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/11/12/starwars_muertos_05.jpg?1321160344" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="620" title="Design, starwars, muertos" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/11/12/starwars_muertos_06.jpg?1321160345" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="620" title="Design, starwars, muertos" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/11/12/starwars_muertos_07.jpg?1321160345" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="620" title="Design, starwars, muertos" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/11/12/starwars_muertos_09.jpg?1321160345" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="620" title="Design, starwars, muertos" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/11/12/starwars_muertos_08.jpg?1321160345" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="620" title="Design, starwars, muertos" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/11/12/starwars_muertos_10.jpg?1321160359" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-featured"> <div class="field-label">Featured:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Not Featured </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/d%C3%AD-de-los-muertos-star-wars-characters" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/d%C3%AD-de-los-muertos-star-wars-characters#comments design holiday illustration print star wars Sun, 13 Nov 2011 04:55:40 +0000 jessicapatterson 3827 at http://design.org Burton's Star Wars Snowboards Edition http://design.org/blog/burtons-star-wars-snowboards-edition <p>Burton has teamed up with Star Wars to release a <a href="http://www.burton.com/boys-boards-chopper-star-wars-snowboard/252250,default,pd.html" target="Star Wars line">Star Wars line</a> of snowboards with sweet character graphics and comps. Unfortunately, adults will have to wait for this line, but kids can shred with the aid of The Force on the Boys Chopper series boards.</p> <p><img src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/blog-full-scale/blog/2011/10/11/burton_starwars_01.jpg" alt="Design, Burton, starwars" title="Design, Burton, starwars" class="imagecache-blog-full-scale" /></p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="620" height="1348" title="Design, Burton, starwars" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/10/11/burton_starwars_03.jpg?1318362413" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-images"> <div class="field-label">Images:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="1182" title="Design, Burton, starwars" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/10/11/burton_starwars_04.jpg?1318362442" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="1348" title="Design, Burton, starwars" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/10/11/burton_starwars_02.jpg?1318362434" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-featured"> <div class="field-label">Featured:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Not Featured </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/burtons-star-wars-snowboards-edition" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/burtons-star-wars-snowboards-edition#comments design industrial sports star wars Tue, 11 Oct 2011 19:44:02 +0000 wardandrews 3479 at http://design.org Star Wars Movie Mashup Poster Designs by Matt Ranzetta http://design.org/blog/star-wars-movie-mashup-poster-designs-matt-ranzetta <p>These clever clever posters by designer <a href="http://mattranzetta.blogspot.com/" target="Matt Ranzetta">Matt Ranzetta</a> meld together classic movie posters and titles using elements and style from the Star Wars posters and films.</p> <p><img src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/blog-full-scale/blog/2011/07/30/MattRanzetta_starwars_02.jpg" alt="Design, starwars, mattranzetta" title="Design, starwars, mattranzetta" class="imagecache-blog-full-scale" /></p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="620" height="854" title="Design, starwars, mattranzetta" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/07/30/mattranzetta_starwars_03.jpg?1312054988" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-featured"> <div class="field-label">Featured:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Not Featured </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/star-wars-movie-mashup-poster-designs-matt-ranzetta" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/star-wars-movie-mashup-poster-designs-matt-ranzetta#comments design graphic Movie poster star wars Sat, 30 Jul 2011 19:43:09 +0000 jessicapatterson 3170 at http://design.org Fractured Superheros and Star Wars Illustrations by Liam Brazier http://design.org/blog/fractured-superheros-and-star-wars-illustrations-liam-brazier <p><a href="http://www.liambrazier.com/" target="Liam Brazier">Liam Brazier</a> started out developing his fractured style by meticulously cutting out triangles in different color pieces of paper. He has since moved on to photoshop, but it's interesting to consider how the style could travel between the two mediums. His collection of super heros and Star Wars character are awesome, and I can't wait to see what he design ideas he develops next.</p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="620" height="439" title="Design, LiamBrazier, illustration" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/07/13/liam_brazier_geometric_2.jpg?1310602847" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-featured"> <div class="field-label">Featured:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Not Featured </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/fractured-superheros-and-star-wars-illustrations-liam-brazier" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/fractured-superheros-and-star-wars-illustrations-liam-brazier#comments design geometric illustration star wars superhero Thu, 14 Jul 2011 00:21:24 +0000 jessicapatterson 3073 at http://design.org May the 4th Be With You: A Star Wars Day Round-Up http://design.org/blog/may-4th-be-you-star-wars-day-round <p>According to the <a href="http://starwars.wikia.com/wiki/May_4" target="Wookieepedia">Wookieepedia</a>, May 4th is unofficially officially Star Wars day, and I thought a little Star Wars round-up was in order. </p> <p>We've been known to share the occasional <a href="http://design.org/blog/star-wars" target="Star Wars post">Star Wars post</a> over the past few years, and I'm constantly amazing by the mass amounts of original design the series inspires. This is by no means a comprehensive list, but these are some entertaining and creative examples of fan art:</p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="620" height="802" title="Design, starwars, day" alt="Design, starwars, day" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/05/04/starwarsday_1.jpg?1304568062" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/may-4th-be-you-star-wars-day-round" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/may-4th-be-you-star-wars-day-round#comments design france germany graphic hongkong london poster shanghai star wars uk Thu, 05 May 2011 04:21:03 +0000 jessicapatterson 2824 at http://design.org Own Your Own Steve Jobs frozen in Carbonite http://design.org/blog/own-your-own-steve-jobs-frozen-carbonite <p><img src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/blog-full-scale/blog/2011/04/26/steve_jobs_carbonite_1.jpg" alt="Design, stevejobs, carbonite" title="Design, stevejobs, carbonite" class="imagecache-blog-full-scale" /></p> <p><a href="http://www.society6.com/burb" target="Greg Koenig">Greg Koenig</a> encapsulated <a href="http://www.society6.com/studio/burb/Steve_Jobs_in_Carbonite" target="Steve Jobs in Carbonite">Steve Jobs in Carbonite</a> for your iPhone and to adorn your wall, computer and T-Shirt.</p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="620" height="500" title="Design, stevejobs, carbonite" alt="Design, stevejobs, carbonite" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/04/26/steve_jobs_carbonite_1.jpg?1303858395" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/own-your-own-steve-jobs-frozen-carbonite" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/own-your-own-steve-jobs-frozen-carbonite#comments apple case design industrial iphone Movie star wars t-shirt Tue, 26 Apr 2011 22:56:45 +0000 wardandrews 2810 at http://design.org Happy Dr. Seuss Day! Help Yourself to Some Star Wars Dr. Seuss http://design.org/blog/happy-dr-seuss-day-help-yourself-some-star-wars-dr-seuss <p>Well, actually it was yesterday, but I thought these still deserved a posting. These illustrations by Seattle -based <a href="http://www.themightyadam.com/" target="Adam Watson">Adam Watson</a> explore the all-too-common questions of "what would Star Wars be like had Dr. Seuss been the creator?" Here you go:</p> <p><img src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/blog-full-scale/blog/2011/03/03/drseuss_watson_7.jpg" alt="Design, adamwatson, starwars" title="Design, adamwatson, starwars" class="imagecache-blog-full-scale" /></p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="620" height="852" title="Design, adamwatson, starwars" alt="Design, adamwatson, starwars" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/03/03/drseuss_watson_7.jpg?1299178804" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/happy-dr-seuss-day-help-yourself-some-star-wars-dr-seuss" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/happy-dr-seuss-day-help-yourself-some-star-wars-dr-seuss#comments design illustration seattle star wars Thu, 03 Mar 2011 19:02:50 +0000 jessicapatterson 2685 at http://design.org Poster Design: Minimalist Star Wars Planets http://design.org/blog/poster-design-minimalist-star-wars-planets <p><a href="http://www.2046design.com/">Justin Van Genderen</a>, a freelancer designer/illustrator from Chicago created these posters of planets from the Star Wars galaxy. <img src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/blog-full-scale/blog/2010/09/10/star.wars_.jpg" alt="Star Wars" title="" class="imagecache-blog-full-scale" /><br /> These would be a great design element is a child's space themed room or perfect gift for a true Star Wars fan.</p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="618" height="3602" alt="Star Wars" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2010/09/10/star.wars_.jpg?1284134441" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/poster-design-minimalist-star-wars-planets" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/poster-design-minimalist-star-wars-planets#comments chicago poster star wars Fri, 10 Sep 2010 16:05:16 +0000 lisaandrews 2279 at http://design.org