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Easter Inspiration: Tattooed eggs

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Eggs are a symbol of rebirth, of Easter, and in this case, the focus of a fundraising project from the time of the Japanese tsunami. Sponsored by the British Red Cross, and coordinated by the U.K. ad agency TBWA, the project collaborated with a group of illustrators  to raise money and draw attention to Japanese reconstruction with these tattooed wooden eggs.  They were printed on Egg-bot, an open-source art robot that can draw on spherical objects.

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Watch the Egg Bot at work on this Vimeo explanation.  And yes, there’s an Egg Bot pool on Flickr.

Eastern Eggs from TBWALondon on Vimeo.

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