Tiff Pollard

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West Coast apocalypse: How “earthquake storms” could devastate California

<b>The San Francisco Earthquake of 1906, in the vicinity of Post St. and Grant Ave. (Wikimedia/photo tinting by Salon)</b><p>A major earthquake wouldn’t just be disastrous in its own right — it could trigger an even deadlier chain reaction<p>John Dvorak<p>February 15, 2014 7:00pm (UTC)<p>Excerpted from “Earthquake …

Karley Feaver's sculptures use taxidermy birds, gold leaf and human hair. Read about her work on our blog: http://hifructose.com/2013/12/20/karley-feavers-taxidermy-sculptures-re-imagine-opulence/

Painted ladies: why women get tattoos

The first tattoo I ever saw belonged to my grandad. He had it done in Scotland during his national service in the 50s, so the tattoo must have been more than 30 years old when I became fascinated by it. I used to ask him to roll up his shirtsleeve and I would use my finger to follow the outline of …

This is not a photo. It is an oil painting by Doug Bloodworth. www.photorealism.com fmc.

Jessica Hess is a painter living and working in San Francisco. Her artwork focuses on street art and urban decay. www.jessicahess.com fmc.

Last Gasp founder Ron Turner sporting the Mark Snow Yak mask from our Hi-Fructose Collected edition 3 Box Set: http://www.lastgasp.com/d/39176/hi-fructose-collected-3-box-set

Extremely Detailed Large Scale Paintings of Bugs

These bugs are painted with an extraordinary detail that is often only associated with photographs. In the <i>Bugs</i> series, New York-based fine artist Suzanne Berry intricately paints everything from ladybugs to caterpillars to wasps. Mostly self-taught, she uses intense highlights and deep shadows to …