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100 Pages Of Skin to Practice the Art of Tattoo

Kelvin Dodds had the good idea to design a notebook with 100 pages of skin to practice the art of tattoo. It is perfect to visualize a tattoo in …

Toin Hsu

Art & Painting

Direk's Watercolor

Preview | Watercolor for Beginners: Falling Leaves with Jan Fabian Wallake

How to Paint a Realistic Mouth (Lips) - Watercolor Portrait Tutorial

DIY Watercolor & Glue Painting (Pinterest Project) | spreadinsunshine15

watercolor portrait - unsaid things

Practicing flowers inspired by Yuko Nakayama

Dreamy Architectural Watercolors by Sunga Park | Colossal

<p>These architectural watercolor studies by Sunga Park seem to drip and fade out of focus like a memory or a dream. The graphic designer and …

Lian Quin Zhen, Watercolor Artist

Watercolor Painter Uses Traditional Techniques to Reveal Expressive Faces of Tibet

Chinese artist Liu Yungsheng is one of the leading watercolor painters of his generation. Making use of inherited traditional techniques, Yungsheng creates hyperrealistic portraits that convey a trademark observational style. Each depiction seems more photograph than painting, as Yungsheng's …

Painting

Dreamlike And Inspiring Black and White Watercolor Paintings

We previously presented the stunning work of the artist Elicia Edijanto who creates beautiful black and white watercolor illustrations. In a new …

Art

Martian Women Take Over an Otherworldly Puerto Rico

Senen Llanos set painted models against alien landscapes.<p><i>This article contains adult content.</i><p>All images courtesy the artist<p>We’re so spoiled by Earth’s natural splendor that many of us take it for granted—a bit ill-advised in this era of devastating climate change. But all around us is a sort of …

Earthquake Shakes Taiwan: Pictures

Brazil’s sprawling favelas bear the brunt of Zika

Efforts to stamp out the mosquito that carries the virus are undermined by poverty in the most vulnerable areas<p>With rubber gloves, a plastic container full of larvicide and the official badge of Rio de Janeiro’s epidemic control department, Gilberto de Souza gains permission to enter the home of a …

Rio De Janeiro

North Korea launches long-range rocket

<b>Seoul, South Korea (CNN) —</b> North Korea has successfully launched a satellite into space, its state-run TV said, an action immediately condemned by the United States as "destabilizing and provocative."<p>Carrier rocket Kwangmyongsong blasted off from the Sohae Space Center at 9 a.m Sunday local time, …

North Korea

A very cool tree tunnel near Pt Reyes CA. #blackandwhite #M4/3

This Is the Real Reason Models Look So Good in Photos

It's hard to leave the house these days without ending up in a group selfie. Oh, who are we kidding—it's happening at home, too. We asked <i>Allure</i>'s former creative director, Paul Cavaco, who has worked with every legendary model in the business, how to look our best.<p><b>Practice in front of a mirror.</b>"You …

Philippine 'Comfort Women' Demand Justice Ahead of Japanese Imperial Visit

Philippine women who said they were detained and used as sex slaves by the Japanese military during World War Two are demanding that President …

World's first dengue fever vaccine approved by the Philippines, Brazil and Mexico

Mosquito-borne dengue fever may have finally met its match. According to <i>Scientific American</i>, the disease’s first vaccine has been approved in three …

There’s a zoo in the Philippines where you can get massaged by giant pythons

Cebu Zoo in the Philippines has a unique treat for brave volunteers: a massage administered by four Burmese pythons, that weigh a combined 550 lbs.<p><i>Footage provided by Trevor and Kian Bull</i><p><i>Story by Sophie-Claire Hoeller and editing by Stephen Parkhurst</i><p><b>Follow INSIDER</b> on Facebook <b><br>Follow INSIDER</b> on …

Philippines

U.S. says open to patrols with Philippines in waters disputed with China

MANILA (Reuters) - The United States is open to the possibility of joint naval patrols with the Philippines in the South China Sea, a U.S. diplomat said on Wednesday, stressing it would continue to exercise “freedom of navigation” in the disputed waters.<p>The U.S. Navy guided-missile destroyer USS …

China

Future Of Bitter South China Sea Sovereignty Dispute Rests On The Philippines

The Philippines used to be just one of six governments competing for claims to the South China Sea, a tropical ocean that’s hot because of its resources. That country lags its rivals, especially China, in military might and scope of claim to the ocean that covers 3.5 million square kilometers. It’s …

China

The best beaches of the Philippines

For serious beach bums, the Philippines is a less-discovered alternative to Southeast Asian hotspots like Bali and southern Thailand.<p>But with more than 7000 islands, it can be tricky to pick your spot. Here are a few areas to home in on in search of your own slice of paradise.<p>El Nido<p>The dramatic …

Spread of bee disease 'largely manmade'

<b>The global trade in bees is driving a pandemic that threatens hives and wild bees, UK scientists say.</b><p>A deadly bee disease has spread worldwide through imports of infected honeybees, according to genetic evidence.<p>Stricter controls are needed to protect bees from other emerging diseases, researchers …

Honey Bees

New Tarantula Species Named After Johnny Cash

A new species of tarantula discovered near Folsom State Prison in California has fittingly been named for the country singer Johnny Cash, who …