Posts Tagged ‘1979’

Log Driver’s Waltz and The Big Snit on your iPhone

Sunday, November 1st, 2009

Almost everyone in Canada knows this animation from the National Film Board of Canada. It’s by John Weldon, 1979, with music by The McGarrigle sisters. The NFB has always been a brilliant organization, and now they’re offering Canadian films and animations for free in their iPhone app. Watch this and The Big Snit on your phone.

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More Furniture in 24 Hours: The W Chair

Thursday, January 8th, 2009

A second design from Spiros Zakas’ 1979 More Furniture in 24 Hours book. See my first post on this book. Click below to find plans for building this chair or go to my Flickr set for high res versions. Zakas’ book features many designs by his Parson’s School furniture design students in the 1970s, and this particular student produced some of the book’s most interesting designs.

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