The Alphabet & Northwest Native Flora and Fauna Carved Into Crayons by Diem Chau.

Crayons Carved as Native Northwest Flora and Fauna

In honor of her gallery showing at the G. Gibson Gallery in Seattle, artist Diem Chau has carved yet another amazing set of crayons. This time, it’s the complete alphabet along with flora and fauna (and a person or two) corresponding to each of the 26 letters and all related to the Great Northwest. (more…)

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The Unusual Art of Christian Faur. Portraits Made With Crayons and More.

Art of Christian Faur
above:True Color Series Girl 1, 2008

Artist Christian Faur is the Director of Collaborative Technologies in the Arts at Denison University in Granville Ohio and his title couldn’t be more apt. He works with shredded paper, hand cast encaustic crayons and mathematical formulas to create pieces that in addition to being aesthetically pleasing, say much more. But I will let his work and his own statement speak for themselves. (more…)

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