Merry Christmas, everyone!
Pixel art is where artists specify the location of individual pixels of an artwork, which build up to create intricate effects. (Think about those 8-bit graphics first seen with the release of gaming consoles in the early ’80s.)
Here is a bunch of Christmas cards featuring pixelated design… These cards are no less artistic than the usual ones, and a bit (ha!) cleverer.
Christmas is near and one of the best parts of the festival is a jolly-looking Christmas tree. For the people who want to make the holidays even more special, a DIY Christmas tree is a great project. And it definitely makes your Christmas tree to be one of a kind!
So, here are some really creative and out of the box Xmas tree ideas…
Madrid-based origami master Gonzalo Garcia Calvo is able to transform a flat piece of paper into a lifelike three-dimensional intricate artwork. Calvo’s favorite subject matter seems to be expressive animals, though he has created many other objects as well, including an unbelievable violin.
For more amazing origami art, be sure to check out his Flickr!
Edgar Artis is an Armenian fashion illustrator who creates gorgeous dress designs with everyday objects he finds at home. From a dress up made of burnt matchsticks to colorful paper clip garments, Edgar’s ideas give a new perspective to the things we see everyday!
You can find his work on his Instagram account. Some of the ingenious designs are right here.
Michael Zajkov is a Moscow-based artist who creates such hyper-realistic dolls that often they make people feel uncomfortable! Unlike other dolls out there, Michael Zajkov’s dolls are hand-sculpted and are a fine work of art. These dolls are made from a special type of modeling clay, with beautiful glass eyes, French mohair wigs and numerous joints in them.
Zajkov graduated from Kuban State University of Russia in 2009. From 2010 to 2013 he worked at a puppet theatre while also attending a graduate school. He made his first doll in 2010.
Michael shares the pictures of his startlingly lifelike dolls and sneak previews of their production process on his Instagram page.
Although they are quite eerie, I am sharing some pictures of his dolls here… Tell me in comments if you see any of them blinking! 🙂 Continue reading →
Do you think your business card is just a medium to tell people how to reach you, or something more – something that reflects who you are? These outstanding business cards show how innovative you can get with little things and catch your client’s attention. Get inspired by this collection of 20 awesome business cards designed to make an everlasting impression.
Self-taught artist Ben Young has been making beautiful glass sculptures for over 10 years. Living in Sydney, Ben Young creates sculptures of ocean waves and watery landscapes by layering multiple sheets of hand cut glass. Although the extreme precision and detail of his work may lead you to assume that he uses high-tech machinery to build his pieces, Young’s sculptures are actually hand drawn and handcrafted, layer on layer!
Here are some of the works of this popular glass sculptor. You can find more on his website and Facebook page.
Here is the second and final part of my previous post which featured some really creative and easy to make ornaments and decorations for the festive season. Add a personal touch to Christmas with these joyful Christmas ornaments and give your place a very different look during the holidays.
Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year! Today I am posting a bunch of cute Christmas decorations and ornaments that, apart from looking really beautiful, are so simple to create that you too can easily craft some decors like these at home.