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  • Who loved swap cards?
  • My mother used to collect these
  • People sometimes collect the strangest things
  • socks Photo source: socks-57811/
  • Photo source: sell-collection-after-splitting-with-husband.html
  • Still love collecting pictures
  • Andrea Jenkins
  • Aristotle Opera (Works) Printed on vellum by Andrea Torresanus and Bartolomeo de Blavis in Venice, 1483 Opening, Volume 2: Group of Philosophers Disputing by Girolamo da Cremona
  • Herb Ritts
  • Birds built a nest in a chandelier on the porch of Annie Brahler. Photo by Holly Abston.
  • Photograph of a snowflake by Wilson Alwyn Bentley (ca. 1900)
  • What is Pinterest?
  • Pinterest is... A content curation platform which allows you to organise and share web content via images by pinning them into boards (folders). You can upload pictures, videos, or websites, pin them using a url, or repin content from other people on Pinterest.
  • It's a bookmarking site
  • It's a social network You follow people
  • Yes, it's addictive
  • Yes, Pinterest often looks like this
  • or this
  • or this
  • But it can also look like this
  • or this Melbourne cafes by Alexander Sheko
  • or this
  • or this Ernst Haeckel
  • or this Wonders of the Ancient World - NYPL collection
  • My Pinterest profile
  • I use Pinterest to curate...
  • images for a subject Art history
  • images for a subject within a subject Urban Art
  • images for a project - Year 9 Scavenger Hunt
  • images for a theme - manhood
  • images for a concept - connections
  • images for reading promotion
  • images for a presentation - Students blogging (voice)
  • Video collection - Art videos (Gerhard Richter)
  • not just images, web content
  • video tutorials
  • Art Ed project ideas
  • collaborative collections
  • Best part - the people!
  • Follow experts to get the good stuff (Associate Director Metmuseum)
  • Find a great board and follow the person
  • Then check out who they're following
  • Mission: Collect visual examples for Visual Design Communication
  • You meet some very interesting people
  • Collecting, curating and sharing online resources for Visual Communication Design 2013
  • VisComm Libguide
  • Graphic Design
  • Architecture
  • Architectural drawings
  • Architectural details
  • Interior design
  • Data visualisation
  • Sculpture - installation
  • Typography
  • Perspective
  • Photography
  • specialised interests Vintage Czech design
  • Russian Soviet design
  • O - circular design starfish embyo. Repinned from Inspiration by Willemien de Villiers Robert Mangold. etceterablog.tumblr.comDixon
  • Photo source: No, it isn't
  • What is your focus? Share what you see