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Mermaid On Starbucks Coffee Sleeves Turned Into Popular Characters

Art can be done anytime and anywhere. Take, for example, @Sleevebucks, an Instagram (and tumbr) about movie and pop-culture characters drawn on the sleeves that come with cups of Starbucks coffee.

Chocolatexture: 9 Bricks Of Chocolate That Represent Japanese Words For Texture

When Japanese designer Oki Sato was nominated for Designer Of The Year by Maison et Objet, a French design show, he was asked to rethink the concept of chocolate and to create something new. He decided to explore how different textures of chocolate help us perceive its taste.

23 Mind-Bending Paintings By Canadian Artist Rob Gonsalves

Rob Gonsalves is a famous Canadian artist whose works are recognizable for their magic realism and well-planned optical illusions. One image melts into another and comes back again full circle, playing with our minds by creating irrational dream worlds.

Overly Complicated Light Switch Covers By Green Tree Jewelry

These wooden light switch plates seem to be almost impossible to use, but they are completely functional and could be small, stylish details in any home.

Israeli Artist Gives Her Tableware Creepy Mouths And Fingers

Roni Baranga is an Israeli artist who has a unique and grotesque sense of aesthetics and created works that, despite their repulsiveness, you can't pull your eyes away from. In this particular series, he has created creepy plates, cups, bowls, and other tableware with almost too-realistic mouths and fingers.

Artist Reimagines Zodiac Characters As Vicious Monsters

USA-based digital artist Damon Hellandbrand has created a wonderful series depicting Zodiac characters as menacing, nightmarish monsters - the way they might have looked when strolling an Earth inhabited by ancient gods.

Every Winter, These 3 Brothers Create Stunning Snow Sculptures In Their Front Yard

For the past 4 winters, the Bartz brothers have been creating a new giant sculpture of a sea animal on their family’s front lawn. This year it’s a 12-feet-tall and 31-feet-wode sea turtle, named Snappy that appeared on their front yard, inviting all of the curious passersby to come closer.

Artist Paints Rooms With Murals That Glow Under Blacklight

Vienna-based artist Bogi Fabian paints exceptional murals that look different under three different lighting conditions: in the daylight, in the dark, and under UV light.

Wounderland: Photos Of Grotesque Monsters Accompanied By Mounted Animals

Mothmeister is the Belgium-based couple behind these brilliantly creepy portraits of grotesque characters and their little companions – real mounted animals. They pose for their photos in extraordinary monster costumes and terrifying masks with all sorts of ghoulish details.

Amazing Ice And Snow Art From The 31st Harbin International Festival

The annual Harbin International Ice and Snow Sculpture Festival in Heilongjiang province, China is a true winter wonderland for kids and adults, who can stroll around and through the magnificent ice and snow creations.

29 Powerful Reactions From Cartoonists Around The World Honor The Victims Of The Charlie Hebdo Shooting

In order to pay their respects and honor the courage of the cartoonists and others lost at the Charlie Hebdo shooting, many other cartoonists created their own illustrations dedicated to the tragic event.

Cute Illustrations Show How Animals Would Deal With Human Problems

Illustrator Geoffrey Hewer-Candee has a cute ongoing illustration series called “Animal Problems.”