#art

wetheurban:

ART: Hand Sewn Portraits by David Cata

So it looks like this whole literal hand sewing craft is becoming a thing?

In a recent series by Spanish artist David Cata, who regularly uses his body as a canvas, he sews portraits of the faces of people who have left their mark in his life — family, friends, partners and teachers. Footage after the jump:

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This makes me cringe slightly due to the pain factor, but I think this is quite interesting.

(via wetheurban)

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drawgabbydraw:

Thinking about colors. 

drawgabbydraw:

Thinking about colors. 

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likeafieldmouse:

Tim Knowles - Tree Drawings (2006)

Artist’s statement:

"A series of drawings produced using drawing implements attached to the tips of tree branches, the wind’s effects on the tree recorded on paper. 

Like signatures each drawing reveals the different qualities and characteristics of each tree.”

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rubyetc:

prettying up an old bit of cardboard

(Source: rubyetc)

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fatma-sketchbooking:

Drawings to and from Scotland, where i stayed for three weeks for my art residency at the Dumfries House. Wonderful experience. 

Thank you Qataruk2013 for making this happen. :)

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drawgabbydraw:

Volute.

Liquid watercolor, ink, and gold leaf. (Not real gold. Maybe I should say “metal” leaf.)

(Do you guys know about Aztec speech volutes? To me, they are like the predecessor to comic book speech bubbles.)

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meimeichang:

by Mei Mei Chang. 
2013

meimeichang:

by Mei Mei Chang. 

2013

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samanthakeelysmith:

Hearken, 36” x 40”, oil, enamel & shellac on canvas, 2013 by Samantha Keely Smith

zoom in here: http://samanthakeelysmith.com/samantha-keely-smith-paintings/hearken.php

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