If you’re buying a Zune, you’ll definitely want order it from the Zune Originals web site. For no extra charge, you can order a Zune with custom art etched onto the back of your device before it gets shipped to you. As the site often does, they’ve refreshed their online selection of art with some new designs to choose from. This latest addition to the Zune Originals site is a Spring Collection featuring new artwork from designers and artists like APAK, Carolina Melis, and Linn Olofsdotter. Their designs include things like a tree, a tapestry, and a giant Queen Bee. (That last one is really unique, I have to admit).
Here are some more details on the new artists and their work:
- APAK – this Portland-based husband and wife duo create colorful paintings that explore the beauty, mystery and magic of life through adventures of curious creatures living in utopian environments. Their tree-like design is featured on the pink device below; their celebration of nature, creativity, music, love and the gift of time.
- Carolina Melis – an Italian-born illustrator whose artwork explores concepts of life cycles and relationships, with a subtle hint of romance. Carolina created the tapestry-like design featuring birds on the green device below.
- Linn Olofsdotter – an illustrator whose art is described as emotional and surreal created the colorful Queen Bee matriarch by digitally combining hand-drawn images with other elements and textures. Linn’s design is shown on the blue device below.