New Retro Illustrations: Retro Reimagined by a New Generation
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Holiday Shipping Deadlines 2021
Holiday Shipping Deadlines 2021
Note that our deadlines may differ than shipping carriers in order to account for Omoi Zakka Shop processing time.
Omoi Holiday Ordering Deadlines
Order by these dates to have your package delivered to carrier (USPS, UPS) by carrier-issued deadlines. Due to widely reported carrier slowdowns, delivery dates shipping timeframes are ESTIMATED and NOT guaranteed:
- USPS First Class & Priority: 12/13 (Monday)
- USPS Priority EXPRESS: 12/20 (Monday)
- UPS Ground & Standard: 12/15 (Wednesday)
- UPS 2nd Day Air: 12/20 (Monday)
Guaranteed Date Delivery
If you require delivery guaranteed for a certain date, please choose UPS 2nd Day or USPS Priority Express 2-Day. Please keep in mind that we require up to 24 hours to pull, pack and deliver your order to shipping carrier. Expedited deliveries will originate from the Eastern time zone (EST).
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Depending on your order, our typical carton size may run as large as 14”x20”, which may not fit inside a door or mailbox. Carriers suggest having packages shipped to your office, or a UPS Store or post office for pickup. If loss, damage or missing contents occur to any parcel after delivery, reimbursement will not be offered.
All orders placed after 6:00pm EST Monday Dec. 20 are not able to be rushed for holiday delivery, though we will continue to pack and ship round the clock.
- We depend on YOU to provide us accurate, informed shipping address information. Double check prefilled addresses on mobile devices. (editor’s note: team work makes the dream work!)
- If you are switching residences at end of semester or during holiday season, consider shipping to your ending destination in case the package runs late.
- We recommend ordering 2022 planners by Dec. 20 to have them in time for January 1st!
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"New retro", a combination of the word "New" and "Retrospective", represents the art movement that reimagines 80s/90s fashion, neon lights, old Japanese anime/movies, and retro items like cassette tapes and Polaroid cameras, as understood by young artists who did not grow up with them.The "New Retro" artistic movement, which began as a new and cool subculture before sparking a trend that took off in Japan in the late 2000s, has now become an established genre among illustrators.
This book introduces 40 up-and-coming illustrators working in this "new retro" style. Through the 300 illustrations showcased in this one book, readers can appreciate retro Japanese culture, items, and motifs reimagined and transformed into something new. This collection brings together the most notable New Retro artists and their works to give readers the most up-to-date, cutting-edge collection of this unique style.
192 pages. Paperback.
About the Authors
The Talking Threads is an artist collective exploring the role of costume and costume specialists in the entertainment industry. They work as consultants, educators, designers, illustrators, and fabricators with major animation studios, live film, theatre, independent projects, and schools. As a group, they have participated in various presentations and demos that aim to bring more attention to costume design as a storytelling device. Their first collaborative creation is The Talking Threads: Costume Design for Animation, Games, and Illustration.