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Hyper Realistic Paintings Of Retro Barbies By Judy Ragagli

barbie painting by Judy Ragagli

Artist Judy Ragagli paints original paintings of nostalgic Barbie dolls, from the years of 1959 to 1970. (more…)

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Gut Oggau Puts Their Best Face Forward. On Their Wines.

Gut Oggau wine labels

These wine labels caught my eye over on Notcot about a month ago, so I looked into it a little more and wanted to share this unique family winery and their fun branding by Jung Von Matt with you. (more…)

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Artist Eric Daigh Sticks It To Us With His Pushpin Portraits

Eric Daigh pushpin portraits

Born in California and now residing in Northern Michigan, 33 year old husband, father and artist Eric Daigh creates portraits by putting ordinary pushpins in posterboard. Daigh uses blue, red, white, yellow and black push pins (he sprays green pushpins black since there are no black pushpins) to create his masterpieces. Each portrait requires about 11,000 pushpins which Daigh applies by one at a time. (more…)

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The 30 Photographers To Watch In 2010


above photo by Eman Mohammed

Photo District News has just published their picks for 2010 Choice of New and Emerging Photographers to Watch and there’s certainly a lot of wonderful talent out there. Take a look. (more…)

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Pieces Of You. Tasteful Custom Mosaic Portraits by Sicis.

sicis custom mosaic portraits

Okay, so having a giant portrait created of yourself is a bit narcissistic. It is, however, a tradition that goes back centuries. Now there’s another way to immortalize yourself or a loved one in lieu of the traditional Sargent-like oil painting or the scary Sears Portrait Studio-style photos. (more…)

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