Tag: Art

Food Paintings by Joel Penkman

New Zealand born artist Joel Penkman, currently living in the UK, captures our food favourites by using egg tempera and gesso to grinding and mixing his own paint. You can shop the prints on Etsy.

Beautiful Chaos: Lora Zombie

Self-taught Russian illustrator Lora Zombie creates chaotic, vibrant and colourful paintings by using ink and watercolours. Zombie is a rising star, with her exhibitions quickly selling out galleries worldwide.   [vimeo http://vimeo.com/28553129 w=580&h=281]

Artwork by Alexandra Levasseur

Canadian artist Alexandra Levasseur creates beautiful paintings by using acrylics and colored pencils on paper. During 2011 – 2012 she developed a project titled “One Drawing a Day”. Her objective was to explore the spontaneity and inspiration given by every different morning, either…


UK based textile asrtist Jennifer Collier makes amazing paper sculptures by using cardboard and other recycled materials. She describes her work as creations to explore the ‘remaking’ of household objects which are made with the unusual ‘fabrics’ she produces by bonding, waxing,…

Artwork by Drew Young

Canadian artist Drew Young works mainly with oils and collage on mahogany. His art is inspired by lost and found adolescence. Young says “We are lost in our self-indulgent primal behaviour, forgoing the morals and values our parents have instilled in us. In…

The Geometric Sandcastles of Calvin Seibert

Calvin Seibert has been sculpting sandcastles for the last 30 years. He creates them with a variety of 3D geometric shapes such as pyramids, cones, spheres, cylinder and prisms by using two plastic putty knives and a five-gallon bucket to fill with extra sand. He says, “Building…

Ho Ryon Lee – Overlapping Image

Korean artist Ho-Ryon Lee’s paintings are visually seductive and provocative. He paints using oil on canvas after taking several photos of a model in sensual and revealing poses, creating also a sense of motion.

Crayon Art by Christian Faur

Christian Faur creates pictures using thousands of crayons and putting them together so they appear as pixelated photography.   

Beth Hoeckel Prints

Baltimore based artist Beth Hoeckel works mainly on collage, mixed media, and photography. She attended Carver Center for Arts magnet school and the Art Institute of Chicago. Hoeckel says “I’ve been broke most of my life but experiencing the world…