Posts tagged "peace signs"

Etsy Spotlight: Perfect Peace Signs

What's not to love about the peace sign? It's visually pleasing, powerfully symbolic, and a great throwback to the 1960s.  Etsy has tons of handmade products featuring different variations of the peace sign, from rings to journals to baby shoes. We've rounded up 10 of our favorites. The best part? You can get your hand…
By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / October 20, 2011

Peace Signs: Still Going Strong At 50

Back in 1958, textile designer and commercial artist Gerald Holton designed a symbol for peace activists to put on their protest posters. The image he created was a combination of the letters N, for nuclear, and D, for disarmament, and it still represents peace 50 years later. The popularity and connotation of the…
By: Catherine Strawn / November 17, 2008

Love Vandal: Peace And Love

Have you seen graffiti that’s kind of sweet (even if it is against the law)? Send us a pic at tips@thefrisky.com.
By: Catherine Strawn / September 9, 2008