Tattoo art has certainly caught the imagination of the present-day youngsters, the reason why so many tattoo parlors have opened shop in shopping malls and other urban locales. However, tattoo art had been in vogue since antiquity in many cultures of the world and is still is.
You must’ve marveled at the paper cut works of many paper cutting artists. However, what Lele Dilli does is different. He creates works of art, not from a single piece of paper, but from cut paper pieces joined together to form 3D art of exquisite beauty.
Vanessa Davis describes herself as ‘The Skulltress’ and one look at her works conveys that this makeup and mixed media face artist is obsessed with skulls. What’s more, she uses her face as a canvas to showcase her facial art.
She certainly seems to be in love with birds and animals. This is why she turns these lovely creatures into incredible paper-cut works of art. Her name is Jo Chorny and she’s from Germany. She has chosen paper as a medium to convey her artistic outpourings. And she prefers to cut, rather than draw.
What can you say of this charming fashion illustrator, who lives by the dictum ‘Let’s Make Pretty Things Together!’? Meet Grace Ciao, based in Singapore, who combines fashion with art. Using her gift of visualization, she employs various mediums, like paints and flowers, to bring outfits to life.
If you’ve seen your mother or grandmother make lovely socks, mittens, and other woolen items with a hooked needle consider yourself lucky. This, now almost-extinct art of crochet, is being slowly consigned to history by the onslaught of readymade items.
This mom wears many hats. When she’s not creating art out of the litter found strewn around, she’s posing with her daughters wearing matching dresses, making faces and doing fun things together! And when she’s not doing these, she’s speaking at PI live or writing her blog, where she’s dubbed as ‘mommy influencer’.
If you know what autism is, you’ll certainly appreciate the plight of those suffering from this disorder. Autism comprises a broad range of conditions that affect social skills, nonverbal communication, and speech. Its hallmark signs appear at the age of two or three. Little wonder unemployment among them is almost 90 percent.
What can you say of a girl, who is intensely passionate about the art of every kind? Who declares, “Sculpting is my passion, painting is my obsession. I add color to everything and make art out of anything. Art is my life and I just might be determined enough, crazy enough and pray enough to …
The age-old art of embroidery has gone even more creative, as many embroidery artists introduce new styles and colors to it. However, Vera Shimunia, a Russian embroidery artist, not only uses the traditional simple line work but also uses threads of vibrant colors to create amazing brushstroke textures with blends of colors.
If you love cuddly toys, you’ll certainly love what this Ukraine-based designer creates. Hanna Dovhan is an expert in needlework and sculpts pure felted wool into soft and beautiful figurines of myriad creatures and objects, such as miniature mountains, clutched baguettes and many more.