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  • It was Scott Pack who first brought my attention to this video about the inspiration behind and creation of Pictorial Webster's "visual dictionary of curiosities". I have to admit, I find it absolutely mesmerising:


    Pictorial Webster's: Inspiration to Completion from John Carrera on Vimeo.

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    1. Jim  McAlister's avatar Jim McAlister

      Is there any other word to use but INCREDIBLE

      Posted Tue, 02 Feb 2010 00:06
    2. Bob Firth's avatar Bob Firth

      WOW!! DEDICATION!! PERFECTION!! What more can one say!

      Posted Mon, 11 Jan 2010 05:19
    3. Stephen Kirk's avatar Stephen Kirk

      An awesome commitment to a true object of desire. My compliments & respect.

      Posted Mon, 11 Jan 2010 05:11
    4. Adam's avatar Adam

      What an Inspiration! The amount of dedication is simply overwhelming! Absolutely fascinating process, I would love to buy one...if I could afford it!

      Posted Mon, 04 Jan 2010 22:38
    5. Guido Susts's avatar Guido Susts

      WOW. I lust for one. Perhaps if I win a lottery I will be able to afford an "original" (Delux of course)

      Posted Sun, 03 Jan 2010 21:57
    6. Rhona Haider's avatar Rhona Haider

      Beautiful to watch the book making process. What a feat! Yes, very inspiring.

      Posted Sun, 03 Jan 2010 08:42
    7. Phil Wells's avatar Phil Wells

      I thought the video was fascinating and mesmerising! what dedication to research and reproduce the Pictorial Webster's. Are they available to purchase?

      Posted Sun, 03 Jan 2010 02:14

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