DIY

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 burnt out...

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. https://www.instagram.com/p/Boi_c7ClR7W/ "Fashion and textiles are interconnected, and this...

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, using vibrant...

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 Poland, Bartnik...

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 balloons. In...

Artist From Cape Town Creates Amazing Art From Wool

Michaela Younge, a young artist from Cape Town creates amazing wool tableaux, sometimes combined with other materials with interesting textures. She doesn’t make just simple patterns or traceries as her artworks breathe with dreamlike narratives that...

These Paper Flowers Will Leave You Breathless

Hae Kyoung Kim is an artist based in Korea whose paper quilling skills are just breathtaking. She first engaged in this art in 2007, and during the last 12 years mastering the art of creating beautiful worlds out of paper....

This Paper Artist Has an Over-Active Imagination

Lacy Barry eye-popping paper art is inspired by color and shapes. Originally from the Rocky Mountains of Alberta, Canada and currently based in Berlin, Germany, Barry had taught herself most of what she knows....

Chloe Giordano’s Embroidered Animals Look Like the Real Deal (Only Tiny)!

We’ve seen our share of embroidery makers who have pushed their art to the limit, but Chloe Giordano’s critters are so lifelike it’s just ridiculous. https://www.instagram.com/p/B2CZeSYBF1H/?utm_source=ig_web_copy_link Employing a freehand needle painting style, Giordano’s amazingly picked up...

Korean Artist Creates Paper Art That Perfectly Replicates The Real World

Lee Ji-Hee is a former graphic designer and today's top-class paper artist from South Korea. Her art is based on the skill of paper folding known as origami, but she is taking it much further than...