Viktoria Modesta is bionic artist

VIKTORIA MODESTA Viktoria Modesta (born on 25 February 1987 as Viktorija Moskaļova in Daugavpils, Latvia) is a Latvian-born English singer-songwriter performance artist and model. #Bionic   Modesta was born in Daugavpils in 1987 where she learned singing aged six at a local music school.[1] Moskaļova moved with her family from Latvia to the United Kingdom when she was 12 years old.[2] Due to a doctor’s negligence at her birth, Moskalova spent most of her childhood in and out of hospitals.[1] This accident led to a lasting problem with her left leg. In 2007, she had a voluntary…

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House of Torment! FEB 9th and 10th!

Austin, TX – House of Torment LOVE BITES A VALENTINE’S HAUNTED HOUSE FEBRUARY 9TH & 10TH CLICK FOR DETAILS Dates, hours and ticket info for the 2018 Halloween season will be posted here in August 2018. Join our mailing list and follow us on social media to receive updates about upcoming off-season events! The House of Torment is located at 2632 Ridgepoint Drive Austin, TX 78754 in north east Austin near the intersection of HWY 183 and HWY 290 East.

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Kasita | Tiny Smart Home

The Ultimate User Experience Kasita has outsized functionality in an undersized footprint. From ceiling to floor, every last cubic inch is designed to maximize the home dweller’s experience. The result: an exceptional small home that contains everything you need and nothing you don’t. The Smartest Home Your Kasita comes seamlessly integrated with the latest smart home tech. From the lights to the built-in speakers, the overhead fan to the thermostat, your Kasita’s devices are ready to work together to enhance your life. Housing for All With its compact footprint and…

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Cob house designed by renowned natural builder and eclectic architect, SunRay Kelley

DIY Network Host: Mud Homes — Cob Therapy Matteo Lundgren and Carolyn “Peaches” Lyon of Ithaca, NY, build a mud & cob house designed by renowned natural builder and eclectic architect, SunRay Kelley. Inspired By… SunRay Kelley from Shwood Eyewear on Vimeo. Growing up in the wild hills of the Pacific Northwest, it seems like SunRay was always building something. His favorite source of inspiration and materials is the woods around him, “God’s Hardware Store” as he calls it. When working on a project it is not uncommon to see…

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Shangri-Little at Live a Little Chatt

  The Shangri-Little was handcrafted with recycled materials and includes a rooftop deck, perfect for star-gazing and enjoying the view from Lookout Valley.  Inside is a bedroom loft with secret hobbit door, a nicely equipped kitchen with two-burner stove and apartment-size refrigerator, and a bathroom with stand-up shower and flush toilet.   Tiny House Nation Full Episodes, Video & More | FYI There’s a trend in the U.S. housing market, albeit a very small one. Drawn to the prospect of financial freedom, a simpler lifestyle, and limiting one’s environmental footprint,…

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Spears, knives and swords to be allowed in public places across Texas in September

Knives will be allowed in most public places come Sept. 1 now that Gov. Abbott has signed House Bill 1935. Currently, carrying certain weapons is illegal, including Bowie knives, double-edged knives, push daggers and blades longer than five and a half inches. Under the new law, all knives, swords and even spears are allowed in public places like parks, malls and restaurants. Some locations are still off limits, including bars that make most of their money on alcohol. People also can’t carry at sporting events, jails, hospitals, amusement parks and…

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The Black Angels American psychedelic rock band Austin, Texas

The Black Angels are an American psychedelic rock band from Austin, Texas.[1] They have released four studio albums and one compilation album. Their name is derived from the Velvet Underground song “The Black Angel’s Death Song“. Formed in May 2004, the Black Angels took their name from the Velvet Underground song “The Black Angel’s Death Song“. In 2005, the Black Angels were featured on a dual-disc compilation album of psychedelic music called Psychedelica Vol. 1 from Northern Star Records. This, along with the growing popularity of their MySpace page, gave the band a jump in popularity in the underground scene. The group’s debut…

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Ultimate CF SLX Kraftwerk by Canyon

In honour of a band whose legacy will continue to shape music for decades to come, Canyon is proud to present the Ultimate CF SLX Kraftwerk. This extremely limited run of 21 technically-accomplished machines pays homage to Kraftwerk’s iconic aesthetic and harks to the pioneering sounds they produce, music that has paved the way for so many others to follow. Obsessed with the idea of blurring the delineation between human and robot, when the musicians found themselves flagging from extended time touring, Hütter decided that cycling was the most appropriate…

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Rollerslizz: Skate For Your Mate

Rollerslizz: Skate For Your Mate from Roller Slizz on Vimeo. Rollerslizz: Skate For Your Mate Uploaded by Roller Slizz Sunday, November 18, 2012 at 1:47 PM EST via Final Cut Pro #captive #captivetheband #Rusty Kelley #Kirkomatic #Joe Robinson Girl’s Handwriting Productions, LLC was founded in 2011 by Geo Robinson in anticipation of producing a pilot for a comedy serial entitled, “Rollerslizz: Skate For Your Mate,” filmed in Austin, TX. Geo has since gone on to produce additional films and video content for the web mostly in Austin and around Texas. shocker:…

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in and around AUSTIN SXSW 2017

in and around AUSTIN SXSW 2017 check this page as we begin to fill it with the #Free, the #Cool, the #CantMiss of #SXSW 2017!!! FREE No SXSW badge? No problem with these free events 2017 SXSW OFFICIAL FREE EVENTS DO512 FREE Austin, TX Sxsw Events FEATURED EVENTS Hotel Vegas & Volstead 6 Year Anniversary party with A Giant Dog, Flesh Lights, Big Bill, The Reputations, Mean Jolene Mar 9 @ 7:00 pm MAR 10 Fri Do512 presents EPIC! Interactive with Fat Tony, A Giant Dog, Flint Eastwood, The Zoltars,…

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COMAL RIVER n New Braunfels!

COMAL RIVER   Spring up in New Braunfels! The Comal River is a beautiful pristine spring-fed natural flowing body of water that has been the pinnacle attraction for New Braunfels for generations. The headwaters spring up from the Edwards Aquifer, flowing through Landa Park, passing Downtown New Braunfels, bordering Schlitterbahn Waterpark and eventually merging with the Guadalupe River. The Comal River in New Braunfels is one of the shortest navigable waterways in the United States. The water temperature is a steady 70-72 degrees year round, which makes it refreshing in the Texas summer heat…

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AUSTIN BOULDERING PROJECT

SATURDAY NOV 5th 2016! AUSTIN BOULDERING PROJECT IS EXCITED TO ANNOUNCE THE 1ST ANNUAL SOUTHWEST BOULDERFEST CLIMBING COMP & COMMUNITY EVENT! CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFO & TO REGISTER NOW! 50,000 square foot facility believed to be the largest bouldering gym in the world with 250 different configurations https://austinboulderingproject.com/ Rates Bunch of options. Annual and monthly memberships for the regulars. Single months and punch-passes for the occassionals. Daypasses for first-timers and every-once-in-a-whilers. Family options for families. If you like awesome things, we recommend monthly memberships. MEMBERSHIPS We have four different…

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Austin’s NLand Surf Park

Austin’s NLand Surf Park  THE COOLEST JOBS IN AUSTIN ARE AT NLAND SURF PARK. WE’RE HIRING SURF GUIDES FOR THE 2017 SEASON, WITH A TRAINING SESSION FOR NEW RECRUITS FEBRUARY 17-21 AT AN OFF-SITE FACILITY IN AUSTIN. CLICK HERE TO APPLY. NLAND IS CURRENTLY CLOSED.   For more info, check out their website right here. For an hour session, surf passes will range from $60-$90 (Which include a surfboard). If you want to to surf the outside, more critical section of the wave, the “Reef Wave” as they refer to it, that’s…

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The Ultimate Small Town Texas Road Trip Map

  Common road trips are from Austin to San Antonio, Houston to Dallas, and pretty much anywhere to South Padre Island. But with so many fantastic big cities and fascinating destinations, the small towns can get overlooked.  The small towns of Texas should not be ignored. The small towns are where some of the most interesting Texas history took place see the ultimate small town Texas road trip !   Starting in Marfa, you’ll hit I-10 and head east, with very few detours. Outside Houston start heading North on 146 and take it…

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10 Unique Texas Festivals You Should Visit

10 Unique Texas Festivals You Should Visit These 10 unique Texas festivals do things a bit differently. Whether they’re showing off vibrantly decorated vehicles or boasting of an elaborate costume contest, these events are unlike any other. Big Country Balloon Fest World Championship BBQ Goat Cook-Off Bertram’s Oatmeal Festival Arlington Festival of Quilts Billy the Kid Festival Texas Firearms Festival Houston Art Car Parade Texas Pirate Festival The O. Henry Pun Off Buda Weiner Dog Races     CAMP CONTEMPORARY YOUR CHILDHOOD CAMP— ALL GROWN UP Join us this fall for Camp Contemporary,…

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HOW TO BUILD AN A-FRAME

HOW TO BUILD AN A-FRAME Framing, in construction, is the fitting together of pieces to give a structure support and shape.[1] Framing materials are usually wood,engineered wood, or structural steel. Building framing is divided into two broad categories,[2] heavy-frame construction (heavy framing) if the vertical supports are few and heavy such as in timber framing, pole building framing, or steel framing or many and smaller called light-frame construction (light framing) including balloon, platform and light-steel framing. Light-frame construction using standardized dimensional lumber has become the dominant construction method in North…

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100 things to do in Austin before you die

Are you looking for the perfect gift idea or maybe you just want to get out and experience more of Austin? KXAN NEWS It doesn’t matter if you’re a born Austinite, a recent transplant, or a visitor; this book will help you discover 100 things that make Austin, Texas, one of the greatest cities in the world! Get your copy here.     $13.98 People are moving to Austin, Texas, in record numbers. The city is alive with opportunity, optimism and all things awesome. There are endless adventures for all…

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Ar†stråda Magazine

† “The purpose of art is washing the dust of daily life off our souls.” – Pablo Picasso __________ † “If you hear a voice within you say ‘you cannot paint,’ then by all means paint, and that voice will be silenced.” -Vincent Van Gogh “An intellectual says a simple thing in a hard way. An artist says a hard thing in a simple way.” –Charles Bukowski Art as a Weapon In the spring of 1942, an anonymous editorial in Literature and Art entitled “Artist-Agitator” proposed that artists might contribute materially to national…

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