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Artist Uses Wood Slices as Organic Canvas for Nature-Themed Portraits

Netherlands-based artist Kirsten Roodbergen celebrates the organic beauty of a wooden canvas with her bold, nature-themed drawings. Working on small slices of cross-sectioned tree trunks, she uses acrylic and Copic markers to depict creatures such as bats, wolves, owls, and moths. Each hand-crafted …

500 LEDs Bring an Interactive Textile to Life

"Touch it and it will answer."<p>Fabric can be so much more than just the materials we use to keep ourselves clothed and warm. Fabric can be alive. And 29-year-old Swedish textile designer Malin Bobeck is an artist who breathes life into fabric. We last covered her work while she was still a student …

Split-Faced Animal Tattoos Creatively Inked on Separate Limbs

Getting a tattoo is a lifelong commitment, and finding a skilled artist to do the job is probably one of the wisest decisions to make. With a tattoo portfolio brimming with creativity and talent, Berlin-based Valentin Hirsch makes the visual appeal and reliability of his skills apparent. He creates …

The brain’s miracle superpowers of self-improvement

We used to believe our brains were hardwired at birth. Now we believe we can will them to change. Is that true? Will Storr analyses the truth and hokum about 'neuroplasticity'.<p>For years she had tried to be the perfect wife and mother but now, divorced, with two sons, having gone through another …

The Brain

Illustrator Spotlight: Zoe Keller – BOOOOOOOM! – CREATE * INSPIRE * COMMUNITY * ART * DESIGN * MUSIC * FILM * PHOTO * PROJECTS

Beautifully detailed graphite/ink drawings by Portland-based illustrator/designer Zoe Keller. Keller graduated from the Maryland Institute College of …

Pens Use Living Algae Ink to Create Time Lapse Drawings with Sunlight

Over the years, we've admired many drawings created with unconventional materials, but this might be the most off-beat yet. Thanks to the team at Living Ink Technologies, algae is now a viable option for image-making, with a special added component: algae acts as an invisible ink that appears after …

Drawing

Handcrafted Jewelry Contains Delicate Pieces of Nature Encased in Resin

Artist Sarah Smith designs jewelry that allows anyone to carry a bit of nature with them at all times. For up to three weeks, Smith spends her time planning, pouring resin, curing, and shaping a single creation for someone who can't get enough of Earth's pure beauty. Within her wearable works of …

Wearable Tech

The Best Weapon in Fallout 4 - How to get Overseer’s Guardian

This Fallout 4 guide will show you how to find one of the <b>best weapons in Fallout 4</b>, the <b>Overseer’s Guardian</b>. This Combat Rifle can be fully modified …

Spectacular “Space Glass” Pendants Let You Hold the Cosmos in the Palm of Your Hand

Ever wanted to know what it felt like to hold the cosmos on the end of a string? Japanese glass artist Satoshi Tomizu gives you the opportunity to experience something kind of close, with his stunning handmade art, <i>Space Glass</i>. His pendants are very simple, but incredibly beautiful, as Tomizu …

Universe

Celebrity tattoo artist Scott Campbell inks strangers for free – but there’s a catch

Scott Campbell, who has tattooed a host of A-list celebrities, tattoos members of the public for free<p>A world-renowned tattoo artist has inked random members of the public for free – but there was just a slight catch.<p>Scott Campbell, who has tattooed the likes of Marc Jacobs, Sting and Robert Downey …

This Season’s Most Affordable Menswear Trends

The runways are where fashion trends incubate. But it’s the ones that filter through to the high street which really take flight. And, usually, that …

Wacom Inkling Digital Sketch Pen

Price: $239Bring your sketches from paper to PDF with the Wacom Inkling Digital Sketch Pen. The Inkling looks and draws like a normal pen but it …

Get ‘Fallout 4’ free with purchase of select PS4 hardware bundles

Bethesda’s Fallout 4 is now available on PS4, Xbox One, and PC, but for those still deciding which platform to get the game for, a couple of …

Call of Duty (Video Game)

Artist Transforms Driftwood into Stunning Sculptures of Animals in Motion

Sculptor James Doran-Webb uses pieces of driftwood to form stunning creatures that look as though they're in motion. In a scale that's larger than life, rabbits, horses, and birds appear to be in mid hop, gallop, and flap. Webb's work with the highly-textured wood is methodical, and he fuses many …

Sculpture

Tattoo artists explain what you need to know before getting a trendy 'sacred geometry' tattoo

The Arts

Are These The Tattoos Of The Future?

Considering getting a tattoo and are a little gun-shy? Well, there's a new technology that projects ink onto your skin <i>without</i> the permanence — and …

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Delicate Layered Paper Sculptures of Birds and Other Animals by Calvin Nicholls | Colossal

<p>Straddling a line between 2D and 3D, paper artist Calvin Nicholls forms carefully cut and layered paper sculptures of animals that seem to break …

The Annual ‘Corso Zundert’ Parade Honors Van Gogh with Monumental Floats Adorned with Flowers | Colossal

<p>Another year, another Corso Zundert (previously), the legendary parade of giant floats adored with thousands of dahlia flowers that twist through …

Museum Invites Top Contemporary Artists to Fill Its Walls with Groundbreaking Art

As fans of contemporary art, we've always been somewhat surprised by its lack of representation in museums. Galleries like Thinkspace Gallery in Culver City, California–one of our personal favorites–often share the exceptional work of artists today, but why not museums? Thankfully, Long Beach …

Photorealistic Pastel Drawings of Landscapes Affected by Climate Change

For years, artist Zaria Forman has been traveling to the world's most environmentally endangered areas to keep a visual record of landscapes greatly impacted by climate change. She draws inspiration from her travels to create stunning, large-scale pastel drawings of the awe-inspiring views. This …

Swirling Illustrations by James R. Eads Explore Human Connections and the Natural World | Colossal

<p>Multi-disciplinary artist and illustrator James R. Eads plays with motion and color to render harmonizing illustrations of people and nature. With …

Intricately Detailed Papercut Designs Reflect Beauty of the Natural World

Japanese artist Riu (aka @mr_riu) captivates the mind with his remarkably intricate paper cut designs. Winner of multiple online art competitions, the young artist maintains an Instagram account and blog that each showcase a stunning display of technical skill within delicate patterns.<p>Papercutting …

Art

Illustration inspiration | #1280

Time for a new inspiration gallery packed with great illustrations, paintings and drawings. Excellent high quality artwork from amazing artists all …

Mad Max

Incredible Black & White Art by Paul Jackson

Paul Jackson, a British artist based in Toronto, started to draw when he was 5 years old and realized while growing up that it was something that he …

Art

New Amazingly Intricate, Laser-Cut Wood Relief Silhouettes by Gabriel Schama

Oakland, CA-based artist Gabriel Schama layers thin sheets of laser-cut wood to create amazingly intricate wood relief sculptures made up of dizzying patterns and textures. While known for his geometric, mandala-like compositions, several of the artist's most recent works fill elegant silhouettes …

Sculpture

TomorrowWorld Unveils Dazzling Trailer & Stage Designs For 2015 Gathering [VIDEO + PHOTOS]

It’s become increasingly more difficult to decide between music festivals nowadays. With so many different festivals to choose from, and many of them …

Music Festivals

LessTalkMoreIllustration

Countless Meticulously-Stippled Dots Form Fantastical Drawings

Los Angeles-based artist Kyle Leonard (aka K.A.L) creates meticulously-detailed drawings with the help of extremely fine-tipped pens. The realistic style is made up of countless tiny dots, which together create a smooth and expertly-blended appearance. “Pointillism is my method of madness,” Leonard …

Drawing