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Posts tagged "painting"

Artist Balances On Surfboard To Paint Amazing Seaside Portraits Of Women

Michelangelo painted the Sistine Chapel while lying on his back. Artist Sean Yoro paints these murals on a surfboard – and they're at water level!

Splattered Ink Animal Paintings By Chinese Artist Hua Tunan

Most of our ink splashes are unfortunate accidents, not art. Not so for artist known as Hua Tunan – his ink blotches explode into majestic animals.

Heartwarming Illustrations Show That Love Is In The Small Things

What is love? While a certain song about not hurting me no more comes to mind, an artist by the name of Puuung thinks it’s all about sharing cute, heartwarming moments.

Artist With Synesthesia Can See Music As Colorful Paintings

Synesthesia actually lets you paint with the colors of the wind, if it’s loud enough. This rare neurological phenomenon also enables Melissa McCracken to paint music.

Blind Painter Uses Touch And Texture To Paint Better Than You

As evidenced by the internet, many people can‘t draw, but still try. John Bramblitt, however, only took up painting after he became blind 13 years ago.

The Protectors Of Iceland: Fantasy Creatures Inspired by Icelandic Myths

Norse sagas and metal music go together like cheese and pizza. Asgeir Jon Asgeirsson’s paintings, done as metal album illustrations for Icelandic metal band Skálmöld's “Með Vættum,” are perfect proof.

Body Painter Turns Humans Into Animals

Florida-based artist Shannon Holt is a master of disguising human body under her unique body art paintings. In her series “Florida Wildlife Series,” her models became canvases for colorful animal portraits that took Holt from 6 to 12 hours to paint each.

Spanish Artist Shows How Classical Paintings Would Look Without Characters In Them

Spanish artist José Manuel Ballester has created a rather poetic exploration of the role that people play in classical paintings - by removing them.

5-Year-Old Girl With Autism Creates Stunning Paintings

Autism can cripple an individual's ability to socially interact and express themselves in ways that most of us can understand. However, this poorly-understood neurological disorder can also bestow extraordinary talents. Take, for example, 5-year-old Iris Grace, who creates beautifully expressive paintings in spite of – and perhaps because of – her autism.

Artist Fingerpaints Surreal Pictures On His iPad

Spanish artist Jaime Sanjuan Ocabo uses his iPad to create these beautiful finger paintings. It is quite difficultto believe that these highly realistic paintings are made using only an iPad.

Mother Turns Her 2-Year-Old’s Scribbles Into Watercolours

Canada-based artist Ruth Oosterman creates expressive and highly imaginative paintings in collaboration with her 2-year old daughter Eve. The artist lets her child draw sketches independently with an ink pen first and then works from there on her own, mostly using watercolours – probably the most handy media to express the child‘s raw imagination.

Guy Uses Ice-Cream Instead Of Watercolours For His Expressive Paintings

Painting with salt, coffee, and other kinds of food is interesting to see or even try out yourself. Othman Toma is yet another artist whose little painting of a tiger made entirely (as far as it looks like) from chocolate ice-cream.