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Mattress Sheep

The gift of found object artists is the ability to see forms in discarded objects that most of us would never consider. Take this mattress that Sophie Marsham found in an alley. With a bit of decoration, it looks just like a sheep! She writes: It was bought from an exhibition I had, by a client [...]

Inflating Alarm Clock Pushes You Out Of Bed When It’s Time To Get Up

(YouTube Link) Trying to ignore the alarm isn’t going to work with the Princess in a Pea Alarm Clock (PPAC). Jeff Saltzman rigged an air compressor to lift up one side of a mattress when it’s time to wake up. If the sleeper doesn’t get up, s/he’ll get thrown to the floor. Link via Make UPDATE 12/14/09: I’ve [...]