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Celebrate The Holidays With These Geeky Decorations And Cards

By Lisa GranshawDecember 10, 2014
‘Tis the season to make your holiday geeky! There’s no reason as you start getting ready for the holidays that you can't add a little bit of your favorite geeky TV Shows, movies, and more into your celebrations. Artist PJ McQuade makes it easy with a whole line of fun More  →
Celebrate The Holidays With These Geeky Decorations And Cards
Marvel At The Magic Inside The Harry Potter Creature Vault

Marvel At The Magic Inside The Harry Potter Creature Vault

By Lisa GranshawDecember 4, 2014
J.K. Rowling’s Harry Potter book series may be over but if our excitement over the upcoming Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them trilogy and a real-life documentary about Quidditch are any indication, we really just can’t get enough of the Wizarding World. That More  →

Awesome Hotel Rooms From Around The World

By Lisa GranshawDecember 1, 2014
When you go away on vacation, it’s not just the destination that you want to be nice and fun. The hotel you stay at and the room itself is also important. If you can go on adventures during your time away, why not have one in the room too? There are a number of cool theme More  →
Awesome Hotel Rooms From Around The World
Adorable Cat Cosplay Helps Kittens Find Loving Homes

Adorable Cat Cosplay Helps Kittens Find Loving Homes

By Lisa GranshawNovember 26, 2014
It turns out the combination of kittens and cosplay is as adorable as you might expect! Just looking at these two worlds colliding in professional photographer Wendy McKee's kitten series is enough to give us a geeky, cute overload. McKee took her love of cats and passion More  →

Documentary Follows Students Playing Real-Life Quidditch

By Lisa GranshawNovember 24, 2014
The world first learned about the sport of Quidditch in J.K. Rowling’s Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone. As we met Harry Potter and the Wizarding World for the first time, we became fascinated by the sport that required riding on broomsticks and catching the elusi More  →
Documentary Follows Students Playing Real-Life Quidditch

Go Retro With 14 Of The Greatest Console Video Games

By Lisa GranshawNovember 14, 2014
Video games have a long and storied history. As we get excited these days for the latest Xbox and PlayStation consoles or the newest games with the best graphics, it’s fun to remember the games that came before. The ones that these juggernauts have to thank for creating a More  →
Go Retro With 14 Of The Greatest Console Video Games

One Artist's Challenge To Draw 365 Days of Doodles

By Lisa GranshawNovember 13, 2014
Could you challenge yourself to draw something everyday for a whole year? Artist Gabriel Picolo is trying to do just that for a unique challenge he’s calling 365 Days of Doodles. For everyday of 2014, Picolo draws a doodle. He’s been sharing his impressively detailed More  →
One Artist's Challenge To Draw 365 Days Of Doodles

Katie Clark's Colorful Animated Character Paintings Will Make You Smile

By Lisa GranshawNovember 10, 2014
Whether in TV shows, movies, or video games, animated characters come in all shapes and sizes. Often their creative appearances and personalities inspire fan artists to offer their own unique take on the characters. One such artist using watercolors and acrylic oil to breath More  →
Katie Clark's Colorful Animated Character Paintings Will Make You Smile

The Bright Art World Of Regina Legaspi

By Lisa GranshawNovember 6, 2014
You'll see influences from anime and manga to tabletop and video games in the colorful art of Regina Legaspi. Her detailed style uses a color scheme that will immediately draw you into the fantasy and pop culture worlds displayed in her work. Her take on the characters from More  →
The Bright Art World Of Regina Legaspi
About the Author
Lisa Granshaw

Lisa Granshaw is a freelance writer based in New York City. Her work has appeared on the Daily Dot, TODAY.com, Parents Magazine, The Huffington Post, and more. Follow her on Twiiter: @LisaGranshaw.

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