Starting with the growing chair , I’m not really sure I get the concept but its interesting – my gut feeling is – if I want to sit and reflect on all things natural – there are plenty of green open spaces where I can go and sit. Ken Banks has a great mini-entry on Kiwanja today about if you want to reconnect

Black on white or white on black over at HP Communities part 1, part 2 if the text does not rub off on your fingers even with touchscreens , what does that mean about use of colour, some part of me would quite like the idea of moving a finger across a screen and getting a digital imprint back on my physical finger.

Props to Prototypes, presented at Design Connexity – also a huge range of submissions earlier this year

From Timbuktu Chronicles African Digital art is

“an online collective, a creative space, where digital artist, enthusiasts and professionals can seek inspiration, showcase their artistry and connect with emerging artists.”

If you have design rules, here’s 50 which could be ridiculous

Finally, a designing with dialogue community wiki and I haven’t had a chance to go through these but an amazing list of design related PDFs available for download – from Positive Space