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Comedian Dion Flynn creates a bizarrely perfect backstory for this Bob Ross painting — The Bob Ross Challenge

11.20.2018 · Posted in Technology Articles

Comedian Dion Flynn takes the Bob Ross Challenge, and gives us the story of "Old Blue Coat." The Bob Ross Challenge is not affiliated with The Joy of Painting or its producers. Read more...More about Art, Diy, Comedy, Painting, and Arts Culture And E... ...

These 14 giant uterus sculptures show you the journey from conception to birth

11.19.2018 · Posted in Technology Articles

Want to know what the uterus looks like in the various stages before a baby is born? Yeah, you do. British artist Damien Hirst has officially unveiled 14 colossal bronze uterus sculptures outside a hospital in Qatar, graphically documenting the stage... ...

Skulls and bones with magnifying-glass-burned “tattoos”

Damien Noll sez, "My skulls and bones are all burned (like black line tattoo) using just a magnifying lens and sunshine."

My latest work is solar pyrography on animal skulls and bones, boar, beaver, cat, cow, coyote, deer etc. Many of these skulls were processed by me from animals passed to me by local hunters in Southern ...

These U.S. senators are (on) crackers

My 14-year-old pointed me to the cool work of artist Christian Faur. I see Mark featured his crayon portrait pieces on Boing Boing in the past but not pieces using his more recent medium of soda crackers!

Prior to the midterm elections, he laser-etched all the (then-current) U.S. senators on crackers (Is the medium ...

Welcome To The Internet, the tracksuit

The Welcome To The Internet tracksuit [Getonfleek.com] features a classic image so thoroughly buried in sedimentary layers of meme and merch that it's no longer easy to locate the original through the usual means: the cover of a Scholastic book from 1999 [Amazon].

The illustrator is Donald Grant, whose page on Behance ...

The thinnest piece of paper in the world

Japanese specialist paper manufacturer Hidaka Washi Ltd makes the world's thinnest paper using 1,000-year-old methods.

The paper is then sent to museums and libraries around the world—including the British Museum and the Library of Congress—and is used to restore and protect books and works of art.

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This official ‘Fantastic Beasts 2’ artwork is spilling with ‘Harry Potter’ easter eggs

11.16.2018 · Posted in Technology Articles

Without spoiling anything, it's safe to say that Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald brings the new franchise in the wizarding world of J.K. Rowling even closer to the Harry Potter universe.  Characters we know and love are being introdu... ...

600 lighted drones in murmuration over Black Rock City

This past year at Burning Man, 600 drones light up the sky -- accompanied by live piano music -- one evening in a beautiful "flying sculpture" called "Franchise Freedom." This is the recently-released film of the piece made by its artists at Studio Drift.

As dusk fell over Black Rock City, 600 luminous drones ...