Once upon a time, a guy named CrookedTrees made a blog about a pink little lady with appetites. I used to be unable to stop drawing fan-art of that. Good times. Here’s to the past, commemorated in postage-stamp form.
This summer, Star Trek, the franchise that dared to
boldly go where no man has gone before turns 50. In honor of the show’s
enduring mark on popular culture, and the franchise’s golden anniversary, the
United States Postal Service is issuing a series of colorful commemorative
postage stamps. The Heads of State, a
Philadelphia design studio that produces work with a retro, patriotic
slant to it, created it with direction from Antonio Alcalá, a designer at
Read more about the design
process behind creating these colorful 2-inch graphics.
Gearing up for the release of The Force Awakens, Royal Mail is releasing a 12 stamp set of commemorative Star Wars postage stamps. The stamps will feature characters old and new, including Darth Vader, Boba Fett, Finn, Rey and Kylo Ren
Cosmonauts Belka and Strelka - A Soviet postage stamp commemorating the two heroes of Sputnik 5 - the first spaceflight to send animals into orbit and return them safely back to Earth. Launched on August 19, 1960 it paved the way for the first human orbital flight less than eight months later with Vostok 1.