Artist Robin Antar makes stone sculptures of everyday objects.
"My passion as a sculptor involves a technique I uncovered more than 20 years ago -- the precise art of creating "virtual records" of contemporary culture -- capturing common, everyday items in stone. Essentially, I replicate these items on a real life scale, complete with meticulous detail. I achieve this absolute realism by incorporating parts of the actual object as well as custom-made stains, paints, plastics and gold leaf."
(Via Trouble in Wonderland)
See sample pages from this book at Wink. Wherever You Go by Pat Zietlow Miller (author) and Eliza Wheeler (artist) Little, Brown Books for Young Readers 2015, 32 pages, 10.2 x 10.2 x 0.5 inches $13 Buy a copy on Amazon A hare packs its bags and takes a bicycle tour in this lovely rhyming […]
It’s been nearly a year since I moved from London to Burbank, and in that time, I’ve been slowly iterating through various online tutorials to be better at charcoal grilling, something I had almost no experience with when I got here.
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Some people say magic tricks are nerdy and best left to your 12-year-old asthmatic cousin. But others see value in perfecting the slight of hand and showmanship associated with a perfectly executed routine. We’re firmly in the latter camp. And now, we’re giving you the ability to put a few parlor tricks up your sleeve with the Penguin […]