New York artist Michael Mapes creates elaborate specimen boxes by dissecting photographs and then compartmentalizing individual fragments within plastic bags, glass vials, magnifiers, in gelatin capsules and on insect pins. The boxes exist in an uncanny area between photography and sculpture, functioning both as portraits and as fascinating scientific canvases that make you question the the logic behind the organization of each piece.
zen doodle letters- negative space
the role of the artist: making what others deem nothing e.g.dirty brown tape, into something; art
Interesting background techniques for mixed media
kurt pio//This is exactly why I need a big painting space :)
Good lesson for texture and pattern, color. Could be adapted and used for other grades as well.
Nice 3-D ideas for CONTOUR LINE. 3D art made from iron by German artist Martin Senn. love the lines and shape.
This mosaic is made of nails in wood- I would really love to try something like this smaller scale.
Amazing fish sculpture -- Don Drumm
Sara Ligari I like the use of pen for basic details and how she left a lot of negative space untouched. And I like that its neither colored fully nor totally black and white
Les trouvailles dInternet pour bien commencer la semaine #198
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Paper cut work http://www.creativeboysclub.com/wall/creative
Extraordinary Observer, Tree of Life, and Mind Reader, by Emkel Dikia.
Eschborn, Germany artist Moto Waganari -"Cliff Jumper" - Filigree Polygon sculpture
apontamisto: Junior Fritz Jacquet | toilet roll faces | sculpture
embroidered street art
Splats, Scraps and Glue Blobs: Ink-Blown Trees on Warm and Cool Backgrounds