Good coverage: 4 book cover illustrators of note: Merto, Dorfman, Bantjes, Nyquist. (a post engenered by The Casual Optimist site). All links are contained within the post.

Alex Merto: http://alexmerto.com/ Matt Dorfman:  http://metalmother.com/ Marian Bantjes: http://bantjes.com/work/tags/illustration/ Eric Nvquist:  http://www.ericnyquist.com/filter/Artwork / The Casual Optimist blog on ‘books, design & culture’: http://www.casualoptimist.com/

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Luminous carpet: innovations in LED-lit carpets from Philips / Desso & the underlit Tatami rug. Links are contained within the post.

The Hikari-LED Tatami under-lit rug supplied through RIN Road, Kumamoto, Japan http://www.rinroad.com/collections/welcome-to-our-store/products/hikari-led-tatami-black-led-shade / Philips / Desso Luminous Carpet : advantages –  wayfinding/disadvantages – advertising http://www.luminous-carpets.com/what-it-can-do

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