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Amazing Sculptures by Ellen Jewett Merge Plant and Animal Life!

April 27, 2015 in Animals, Art, artist, Carving, Sculpture, Surrealism

Artist Ellen Jewett refers to her sculptural work as “natural history surrealist sculpture,” a blend of plants, animals, and occasionally human-made structures or objects. Her artwork is deeply informed by an extensive background in anthropology, medical illustration, exotic animal care, and even stop-motion animation, all of which accentuate the biological structure of each piece, while freeing her […]

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Scrap Metal Steampunk Animal Sculptures by Hasan Novrozi

April 24, 2015 in Animals, Art, artist, Sculpture

Hasan Novrozi, a talented sculptor trained in Iran, has created a wonderful collection of steampunk animals sculptures that are full of life and emotion – despite being painstakingly assembled from thousands of metal tools, automotive components, and other pieces of scrap metal. In addition to his epic Pegasus statue, he has also created other creatures […]

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Amazing Steampunk Sculptures Made from Old Watch Parts

April 24, 2015 in Animals, Art, Sculpture

Susan Beatrice is an artist and sculptor based out of Glassboro, New Jersey, USA. She started All Natural Arts as a celebration of nature in the form of jewelry and other whimsical items. The designs are created with the environment in mind. Recycled, upcycled and repurposed objects are combined with natural elements into unique, Earth-friendly items. In the […]

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Stunning Winged Insects Made of Discarded Circuit Boards

April 24, 2015 in Animals, Art, artist, Sculpture, Technology

Portsmouth, UK-based artist Julie Alice Chappell creates beautiful miniature sculptures of insects using circuit boards found inside discarded electronics. “My art practice involves breaking down the pre-existing materials, reinterpreting them and offering them a new form with new purpose, creating something beautiful, whimsical and precious,” she said. It all started several years ago when she […]

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Floating Garden in Japan Where Flowers Move Skyward as you Approach

April 23, 2015 in Art, artist, Nature

Japanese art collective teamLab have created an incredible floating flower garden installation featuring over 2,300 living flowers in bloom. TeamLab adds: When a viewer gets close to this flower-filled space, the flowers close to the viewer rise upwards all at once, creating a hemispherical space with the viewer at its center. In other words, although the whole […]

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The 55 Most Useful Life Hacks Ever

April 23, 2015 in Fun

A definitive list of life hacks that will actually simplify and improve your everyday life. This selection of 55 life hacks were hand-picked from our two previous and extremely viral posts: 50 Life Hacks to Simplify your World and 40 Clever Life Hacks to Simplify your World. It also includes updated tips from the popular subreddit r/lifehacks. Enjoy! Please […]

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Artist Carves Miniature Artworks Onto the Tips of Pencils

April 22, 2015 in Art, artist, Carving

Russian artist Salavat Fidai certainly has a steady hand and an eye for detail, carving miniature artworks onto the tips of lead pencils. Fidai is also a painter and illustrator and works not only in miniature but larger scale paintings as well. If you’re interested in owning an original pencil tip carving, you should definitely check out […]

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Stunning Clifftop Cave House in the Blue Mountains of Australia!

April 22, 2015 in Architecture, Art, artist, Design

Lionel Bucket has one of the most stunning views in the world from the stone outcrop that makes up the veranda of his clifftop cave home. He has an outlook over the Blue Mountain range in Australia from the cave home that was built on 600 acres of bush land that has been in his […]

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Photographer Gives Advice to His Children Through Double Negative Photos

April 20, 2015 in Abstraction, Art, artist, People, Photography, Photoshop

Florida-based photographer Brandon Kidwell uses his artistic skills as a powerful way to give valuable advice to his kids. In a series titled Wisdom For My Children, Life Lessons Through Photos, he creates double-exposure images that convey different teachings. It’s a personal project that took form over many years, and it reflects the real experiences he’s […]

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Brilliant New Words We Should Add To A Dictionary

April 20, 2015 in Fun, People, Photography

When languages evolve, it’s important that scholars and dictionaries keep up. The internet has spawned a new crop of words for stuff, and while you may not like all of them, some of them are really clever combos that seem like they might actually be useful! Many of these words come from urbandictionary.com, which is basically […]

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