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“Lunchbox Dad” Creates Impressive Edible Art For His Little Daughter

San Francisco-based blogger and father-of-three Beau Coffron, better known as the Lunchbox Dad, creates little edible art pieces in lunch boxes that his daughter takes with her to school.

Stunning “Night Owl” Illustration Created With Expressive Splatters Of Paint

Chinese illustrator, painter and street artist Chen Yingjie (better known as Hua Tunan) is a young leading force in contemporary Chinese art. His newest artwork, called “Night Owl,” is a beautiful example of his impressive trademark – a figure created by expressive and firm splatters of paint.

This Is What Cities Would Look Like With Classical Paintings Instead Of Outdoor Ads

“OMG who stole my ads?“ is a fun and creative project by artist Etienne Lavie, who decided to let his imagination run free and see how the streets of Milan and Paris would look with classical paintings instead of the outdoor ads most are used to. He took the pictures of the cities and the...

19-Year-Old Artist Draws Hyper-Realistic Eyes Using Only Coloured Pencils

Texas-based artist Jose Vergara (a.k.a. Redosking), a self-described “graffiti artist with a Medieval heart,” brings colored pencil art to a higher level. The 19-year-old artist uses them to create impressively realistic drawings.

Artist Decorates Babies’ Head-Shaping Helmets With Cute Paintings

Babies with helmets are not an everyday sight, and much less so when those helmets are painted with cute or beautiful designs. But that's exactly what artist Paula Strawn does – she paints cute designs onto helmets used to correct plagioencephaly. Plagioencephaly, or flat-head syndrome, is a condition in which the back of babies' head...

Japan Has The Most Beautiful Manhole Covers In The World

For the past few years, Japanese photographer S. Morita has traveled throughout Japan photographing an unexpected subject: manhole covers. The catch is that manhole covers in Japan tend to be absolutely beautiful. Japanese municipalities compete to adorn their manhole covers with beautiful and colorful patterns, each more wonderful than the last.

Artist Recreates Disney Stills By Digitally Painting On Top Of Them

Digital artist and illustrator Tyson Murphy used his extensive experience as a digital illustrator to recreate stills from classical Disney cartoons. His digitally enhanced shots from “101 Dalmatians” and “The Sword in the Stone” look as if they were taken from modern 3D cartoons. With this contemporary touch, Murphy pays respect to the classics, leaving...

Magical Paper-Cut Light Boxes by Hari & Deepti

Deepti Nair and Harikrishnan Panicker, who together are known as Hari & Deepti, have developed a unique style of paper art that inspires images of beautiful paintings or fairytales. They start by cutting out designs on stiff watercolor paper. Each layer builds upon the last, enriching the scene. Then, everything is put together into a...

This Parrot Is Not What It Looks Like – It’s Actually A Human Being

This parrot optical illusion, created by fine art body painter Johannes Stoetter, is simply flawless! The artist is well known for his impressive body art, which tricks the viewers’ minds into believing that what you see is what you get.

Photographer Brings The Wildest Dreams Of Children With Health Conditions To Life

Canadian photographer Shawn Van Daele is a founder of “Drawing Hope” project, which brings the wildest dreams of children living with serious health conditions to life by using their drawings as a guide. The project isn't just for a few laughs and a good time - it also serves as a means for children and...

Cosplay Fan Creates Low-Cost Costumes From Random Household Objects

Cosplay, or costume play, is a performance art where participants dress up as specific movie, game or other pop culture characters as accurately as they can. This activity or lifestyle can get expensive, so Thai cosplay enthusiast Anucha “Cha” Saengchat decided to show us how to make costumes on a budget.

Your Favourite ’90s Cartoon Characters As Drug Addicts

Paul Ribera took the most popular and fun characters from the most-loved cartoons of the ‘90s like Dexter's Laboratory, Johnny Bravo and the Powerpuff girls and decided to show us what things might look like if they were struggling with severe drug addictions.