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Japanese Artist Turns Product Packaging Into Amazing Artworks

Posted By fershid 101 days ago on Art - Japanese artist Haruki transforms packaging of everyday items like Pringles chips, Oreo cookies, Nestle milk, etc. into amazing paper sculptures and artworks. He uses a technique known as kirigami, a variation of origami, which involves cutting and folding paper to create intricate designs. Kirigami is usually associated with traditional Japanese art, but Haruki applies the technique on product packaging and creates his own style of art.

15 Brilliant Art Tributes To The MARVELous Stan Lee

Posted By fershid 159 days ago on Art - Stan Lee, the legendary writer, editor and publisher of Marvel Comics, passed away on November 12, 2018 in Los Angeles, California. He was 95.

In collaboration with artists Jack Kirby and Steve Ditko, Lee co-created iconic superhero characters like Spider-Man, the Hulk, the X-Men, the Fantastic Four, Doctor Strange, Black Panther, and Daredevil. He also co-created the characters Iron Man, Thor, and Ant-Man with his brother and co-writer Larry Lieber.

Lee was the editor-in-chief of Marvel Comics, and later its publisher and chairman. He led its expansion from a small division of a publishing house to a large multimedia corporation. After retirement, he remained a public figurehead for the company, and often made cameo appearances in Marvel films and television projects.

How Art Makes You Happier and Healthier

Posted By harleenas 159 days ago on Art - Do you like creating or observing any form of art? Well, the good news is that art makes you happy and healthy too. Read more about how you benefit from art and what you can do to bring art into your life.

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The Art of Working with an Artist – Tilia Klebenov Jacobs

Posted By tglong 360 days ago on Art - Author Tilia Klebenov Jacobs shares her own experience of working with book illustrator Matt Tames to bring her new children's fantasy novel–Casper and Jasper and the Terrible Tyrant–fully to life.

Let These Different Methods of Journaling Inspire You to Start Your Own – Jennifer Landis

Posted By tglong 374 days ago on Art - From gratitude to self-care, from travel to project, there seem to be boundless journaling possibilities for everyone. Here, Jennifer Landis shares 10 ideas to give you inspiration.

87-Year-Old Grandma Creates Stunning Artwork In Microsoft Paint

Posted By fershid 392 days ago on Art - Concha García Zaera is an 87-year-old grandmother from Valencia, Spain, with a hobby that would surprise most people. She creates spectacular artwork of nature and architecture in Microsoft Paint using a regular old mouse on a Windows 7 machine.

After her husband fell ill, Zaera had to take care of him, so she couldn’t go out very often. She used to take art classes at the local senior centre but couldn’t practice at home due to the strong smell of the paints. She discovered MS Paint after her husband and children gave her a computer 12 years ago, and she’s never looked back since.

Zaera says she has no imagination at all. She draws her inspiration from postcards that her husband used to send and from drawings she likes. She began painting little things: first a house, then...

How You Can Bring Your Mindfulness Practice Outdoors – Jennifer Landis

Posted By tglong 412 days ago on Art - Jennifer Landis, author of the blog Mindfulness Mama, shares five tips to "help you embody, on the inside, the mindfulness in the natural world when you bring your practice outdoors"