DIY

Sculptor Recreated His Neighborhood At a 1:12 Scale

There's no other way to put it: Drew Leshko's miniatures are absolutely jaw-dropping. Carving, cutting, and layering paper and wood, his sculptures are a recreation of building facades from his neighborhood at...

Julianna Szabo’s Paper Art is Great Fun

We don't know about you, but paper art is one of those fields that never ceases to amaze us. The way in which paper artists employ paper to create intricate pieces of...

Artist Creates Miniatures of NYC Storefronts

The images you can see below look like typical storefronts from old New York City, but they are actually miniatures crafted by Randy Hage, an artist devoted to paying homage to the...

Brazilian Grandpa Makes Dolls With Vitiligo

João Stanganelli Junior is a 64-year-old grandfather with vitiligo, a skin condition in which patches of the skin lose their pigment, becoming white with sharp margins. To keep himself busy, the semi-retired...

Guy Made a Guitar Out Of Instant Ramen Noodles

People have been using instant ramen noodles for various things; to eat, repair porcelain sink or broken bowl. However, one artist had a brilliant idea; he made a guitar out of noodles.

Artist Re-Uses Burnt Out Light Bulbs Transforming Them Into Halloween Decor

David Irvine, and artist and crafter from Toronto, Canada uses recycled or reclaimed materials to create his artworks. Getting ready for Halloween, the artist made a series of spooky decorations on salvaged...

Artist Reinterprets the Traditional Pastime of Embroidery

Zoe Gilbertson admits she's always had an interest in textiles. A fashion designer by trade, her embroidered paintings explore the intersection between the handmade and the digital.

These Embroideries Remind of Prisms

Isobel Currie’s embroideries take on a life of their own, performing as 3D structures that remind of colorful prisms. Her embroideries often reference shapes, patterns, and rhythms that she draws from nature,...

Paulina Bartnik’s Bird Embroideries Are Vibrant and Delightful

Paulina Bartnik is known for her meticulous embroidery work, that focuses mainly on birds. Naming her bird series "embirdery", she makes vibrant needle paintings that can be worn as brooches. Based in...

Terry Cook Makes Bird Sculptures Out of Balloons

It doesn't take much for Terry Cook to get his creative juices flowing. Working predominantly with watercolor, he also loves getting his hands dirty with acrylics, inks, robotics, and anything else, including...