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Jacqueline Lou Skaggs ~ Through Carelessness He Loses His Cow, 1944 ~ oil on penny

Jacqueline Lou Skaggs ~ Through Carelessness He Loses His Cow, 1944 ~ oil on penny

Artist Jacqueline Lou Skaggs creates tiny oil paintings on old pennies.  These are amazing!

Oil paintings on pennies [8 pictures]

Artist Jacqueline Lou Skaggs creates tiny oil paintings on old pennies. These are amazing!

South African artist, Lorraine Loots, created coin-sized paintings as part of a project entitled, Postcards for Ants. a postcard for ANTS?

” This small body of twelve works consist of images painted on found, discarded pennies. These pictures pay homage to, not only, the binding ideologies that define our family, religious, social and political worlds- but also to the resonating mythological powers of traditional painting and miniature picture making- much like the Dutch oils on copper from the 17th century. Paid tribute no less on the face of discarded coins these iconic images transcend the coins value while, to some extent…

” This small body of twelve works consist of images painted on found, discarded pennies. These pictures pay homage to, not only, the binding ideologies that define our family, religious, social and political worlds- but also to the resonating mythological powers of traditional painting and miniature picture making- much like the Dutch oils on copper from the 17th century. Paid tribute no less on the face of discarded coins these iconic images transcend the coins value while, to some extent…

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