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Junkyard Gift Guide: Party Animals

Junkyard Gift Guide: Party Animals

junkyardarts December 6, 2013 Comments Off on Junkyard Gift Guide: Party Animals

I love a good rack.  A nice rack adds character, and you don’t have to go ‘real’ either.  Fake racks, well they can look just as good as the real ones if done right.

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Junkyard Gift Guide: Sweet Treats

Junkyard Gift Guide: Sweet Treats

junkyardarts December 4, 2013 Comments Off on Junkyard Gift Guide: Sweet Treats

I love giving food as a gift. There are so many ways to work it into a present, on its own or combined in a basket with other like-gifts. Got a regional rarity? Bring

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Junkyard Gift Guide: Liquor Them Up

Junkyard Gift Guide: Liquor Them Up

junkyardarts December 2, 2013 Comments Off on Junkyard Gift Guide: Liquor Them Up

Last year I talked about how to infuse vodkas and rums as gifts.  This year, why not let them do all the work?  Or maybe I should say, let them partake in all the

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The Junkyard’s 3rd Annual Gift Guide!

The Junkyard’s 3rd Annual Gift Guide!

junkyardarts November 29, 2013 Comments Off on The Junkyard’s 3rd Annual Gift Guide!

It’s that time of year again! Our Gift Guide is a labor of love – helping you be the best gifter your friends and family have ever known. We’re tapping every resource we’ve got

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9 Pop-Up Art Events in Boston MBTA Stations Tonight

9 Pop-Up Art Events in Boston MBTA Stations Tonight

junkyardarts November 22, 2013 Comments Off on 9 Pop-Up Art Events in Boston MBTA Stations Tonight

Whether this is the worst news or the best news, at least it’s interesting news: tonight (Friday, Nov 22) in Boston’s MBTA stations, 9 unique pop-up art performances will be happening. You can thank

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FaceOff S5: Final Swan Song

FaceOff S5: Final Swan Song

junkyardarts November 7, 2013 Comments Off on FaceOff S5: Final Swan Song

This finale was pretty impossible. Three amazing talents, all of which I rooted for in their own seasons (Roy and Laura were particularly tough), and three makeups that were undoubtedly going to be awesome.

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Inspiration Nation: John Harlan Norris

Inspiration Nation: John Harlan Norris

junkyardarts November 4, 2013 Comments Off on Inspiration Nation: John Harlan Norris

I was introduced to John Harlan Norris from a friend who heard about his work down in the NOLA area.  Much to my delight, not only is his work a lot of fun to

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FaceOff S5: For The Birds

FaceOff S5: For The Birds

junkyardarts October 30, 2013 Comments Off on FaceOff S5: For The Birds

Getting down to the nitty gritty here with only 4 contestants left…and 3 after tonight. SPOTLIGHT CHALLENGE: Create a Bird-Human Hybrid based on birds they have chosen. Roy: Blue-Throated Macaw Lauren: As always, Roy

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Your Group Halloween Costume Just Got Taken Down A Notch

Your Group Halloween Costume Just Got Taken Down A Notch

junkyardarts October 25, 2013 Comments Off on Your Group Halloween Costume Just Got Taken Down A Notch

In case you missed this stupidly adorable video, a dad has turned his daughter into a glowing stick figure for Halloween. Stick figures bumbling around town are adorable…particularly with tiny kid voices. It’s a

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FaceOff S5: The Laughing Dead

FaceOff S5: The Laughing Dead

junkyardarts October 17, 2013 Comments Off on FaceOff S5: The Laughing Dead

Welcome back! We’ve got a fun challenge this week, and the return of a Foundation Challenge! This time, our artists need to create a face for a grim reaper.  The cast of characters included Absolutely

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