Blooming Art – Handmade Ceramic Succulents by Owen Mann

No, of course they are not real! They are better than real! Owen Mann creates these unique handmade ceramic succulents. This Self-taught artist and ceramic wizard works with clay, shaping it into hundreds of petals. These mesmerizing sculptures of various sizes mimic the appearance of succulents. Some of them are painted in shades of blues and greens giving them natural appearance. ...

Tokio Storefront Watercolor Illustrations telling a Story of the Past Times

Nothing tells a story of one city as its Architecture. Even though Japan is super developed in many ways and modern buildings rise on every corner, old storefronts like these are real gems. When Mateusz Urbanowicz aka. Mattō moved to Tokio years ago he was surprised that he encountered so many old shops still in business. Earthquake ...

Stories told by Leaves – Botanical Paintings by Jess Shepherd

People say that single moment in time can define your entire future. This defining moment for talented artist Jess Shepherd, aka Inky Leaves, happened in July 2014. At the time she felt that the condition of a leaf told her own story and decided to keep it. Painting this scruffy leaf gave birth to special addiction, which later became ...

Raising Awareness about Endangered Environment with Animal Wire Art

The wire is an elegant and expressive material that speaks to you. It carries a story and personal touch of an artist who uses it. That’s why I love it so much! These are the words of talented Nevena Atanasova, also known as Nir Vena. This Bulgarian artist created inspiring collection of wire art animals. Each of them telling us ...

What grows under the Dome? Surreal Mixed Media Plant Sculptures by Miun

Here comes another inspirational collection of botanical art for you to enjoy. Malaysian artist Noreen Loh Hui Miun created surreal mixed media sculptural series The Marriage. She cleverly combines all kinds of different plant aspects adding them a surreal twist. All of this in order to construct her own, never before seen breathtaking plant species. She handcrafts all of these gentle ...

Watercolor Botanical Illustrations by Dana Martin – Paintbrush of creation

Watercolor is unique medium to work with. Its translucent nature and uncertainty that goes with it leaves room for most wonderful accidents, as well as dire mistakes you learn to live with. You cannot restrain the water flow, or subdue the intense pigment that tends to spread across the wet surface. That is why it is ...

Surreal Animal Visions of Jenny Schukin evoking Spirits of the Forest

I recently discovered an amazing talent that I want to share with you guys. Her name is Jenny Schukin, and she is Russian artist and graphic design student currently residing in Israel. Her ongoing art collection I am sharing with you today focuses on surreal animal visions. These mix media pieces are mostly created using watercolors, pastels ...

Magical Winter Photography Collection of Moscow City during the Christmas

Moscow is the largest city in Russia, and its capital. Being a great concoction of modern and the old it harbors variety of compelling details wherever you look. Winters in this country can be harsh and unforgiving, but it seems like everything stops on Christmas when most wonderful lights embellish the city streets. Covered in snow and tasteful ...

Whimsical Street Art by Roadsworth Invigorating Rigid City Landscapes

Can we all agree that cold, mundane city landscapes can be quite boring at times? Walking down the same road to your school or work can be pain in the ass by itself. Not to mention dull gray patterns we don't seem to be able to get used to. Luckily we have urban heroes like Peter Gibson, aka Roadsworth, that resuscitate the ...

Realistic Paper Bird Postage Stamps by Diana Beltran Herrera

Diana Beltran Herrera, Colombian artist and designer, is a true bird lover. Her fascination with our feathery friends follows her since the earliest age. She started working on her bird inspired art, discovering use of ordinary materials in the production of her work. Soon paper, cardboard, plastic, and wire became her primary media. Her latest two series Bird Postage ...