Helmet Kiribati, 19th century. The British Museum. From the Gilbert Islands in Kiribati. The helmets are called Tebarantauti, porcupine fish helmet. The Gilbertese (the people of the Gilbert Islands) used the porcupine fish to make head dresses for warriors. Puffer Fish, Fish Tail, Kiribati, Armors, Yer Head, Porcupinefish Helmets, 19Th Century, Fish Skin, British Museums
Helmet Kiribati, 19th century The British Museum
Tortoise Shell Hair Comb This elegant variegated hair comb with a bird design was used as a traditional accessory. Made by softening the shell with the application of heat, it is then moulded into various forms. Upon hardening, carving takes place. Ethnic Jewelry, Shells Hair, Indonesian Heritage, Perhiasan Kuno, Antiques Tribal, Historical, Tortoises Shells, Hair Combs, Antiques Asian
Tortoise Shell Hair Comb This elegant variegated hair comb with a bird design was used as a traditional accessory. Made by softening the shell with the application of heat, it is then moulded into various forms. Upon hardening, carving takes place. Timor Island, Indonesia Circa Date: 20th Century
Gladys Paulus' felt headdresses would take any costume over the top.
Crystal Nungarrayi Morris ~ Ngapa Jukurrpa (Water Dreaming) - Mikanji, 2013
Chameleon soft toy
Leadlight: This Nugget window graces a contemporary house in Swampscott, MA. The house is set on a stunning lot above ocean facing cliffs. The window is installed in a door to a four season porch and, although it is based on Gothic design principles, blends with the contemporary architecture and stunning collection of art glass. Stained Glass Windows, Stainedglass, Stained Glasses Panels, Contemporary House, Front Doors, Glasses Art, Leaded Glasses, Stained Glasses Doors, Bathroom Windows
Jeremy Kool - Digital representation of paper art. Kool displays paper sculptures of all types of wildlife each made with remarkable believability with realistic creases and textures. Animals, 3D Paper, The Artists, Paper Animal, Digital Art, Jeremy Kool, Paper Sculptures, Animal Sculpture, Paper Crafts
Les animaux de papier de Jeremy Kool !
Colours: orange-red, around hole a bit darker red, pink inside, Size: about 35 cm / 14" wide, 18 cm / 7" hight Materials: 100% wool Techniques: Felt is handmade. Wet felting. Needle felting. (See what is handmade felt here: http://www.allfiberarts.com/library/felt/blfelt.htm). Brooch is hand sewn. Cat Beds, Felt Wool, Caves, Bubbles, Cat Naps, Felted Wool, Cat House, Kitty, Contemporary Design
felted cat bed ...well not for me, but for our James ofcourse
VW Beetle, The photo doesn't do justice to this car, truly a work of art. The entire car is covered with elaborate designs made with tiny seed beads in the style of Huichol art. It's a sight to behold! The entire beadwork took around 7 months. Punch Buggy, Folk Art, Vw Beetles, Pattern, Vw Bugs, Cars, Colors, Beads, Volkswagen