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I Use Old Books To Create Art

I Draw On Old Books I Find At Flea Markets To Show They’re More Than Just Words On Pages

Flea markets are great for finding hidden treasures and when I got my hands on some old books, I just couldn't stop wondering if these gems might be useful for something different than just reading. Having a thing for aged and vintage...

Flea markets are great for finding hidden treasures and when I got my hands on some old books, I just couldn't stop wondering if these gems might be useful for something...

Girl And Her Robot Travel Through Wastelands In Alternate 90s USA In Chilling Illustrations

Girl And Her Robot Travel Through Wastelands In Alternate 90s USA In Chilling Illustrations

Picture the USA in late 1997, but with less boy bands and more post-apocalyptic desolation. That's exactly how Simon Stålenhag envisioned The Electric State, his upcoming latest installment to an impressive streak of successful artbooks, and we're completely lost in how...

Picture the USA in late 1997, but with less boy bands and more post-apocalyptic desolation. That's exactly how Simon Stålenhag envisioned The Electric State, his upcoming latest installment to an impressive...

Russian Artist Reveals Her Mysterious Sketchbook To The World, And It’s Full Of Visual Secrets

Russian Artist Reveals Her Mysterious Sketchbook To The World, And It’s Full Of Visual Secrets

If you've got an old soul, you'll be enamored by the delightfully old-fashioned work of Moscow-based artist Elena Limkina. Every week, she offers the world a glimpse into her personal sketchbook, and its pages tell vivid stories of nature, architecture, and...

If you've got an old soul, you'll be enamored by the delightfully old-fashioned work of Moscow-based artist Elena Limkina. Every week, she offers the world a glimpse into her personal sketchbook,...

Dad Turns His Sons’ Doodles Into Anime Characters, And The Result Is Amazing (Part III)

Dad Turns His Sons’ Doodles Into Anime Characters, And The Result Is Amazing (Part III)

Regular visitors to Bored Panda will no doubt be familiar with the incredible artwork of Thomas Romain. He's a French anime artist living in Tokyo who's worked on various popular series including Space Dandy, Basquash!, and Aria, but his best ideas...

Regular visitors to Bored Panda will no doubt be familiar with the incredible artwork of Thomas Romain. He's a French anime artist living in Tokyo who's worked on various popular series...

This Is Not What It Looks Like! These Giant Paint Blogs Are Actually Pencil Drawings

This Is Not What It Looks Like! These Giant Paint Blogs Are Actually Pencil Drawings

You may know artist Cj Hendry for her black and white work, including a Chanel perfume bottle and Kayne West’s face on a $100 bill. But for Hendry's latest art project, she took quite a turn from black and white pieces...

You may know artist Cj Hendry for her black and white work, including a Chanel perfume bottle and Kayne West’s face on a $100 bill. But for Hendry's latest art project,...

How People Imagined The Future 100+ Years Ago

How People Imagined The Future 100+ Years Ago

It is interesting to look, how people that lived more than hundred years ago imagined the times we now live in. I have compiled a collection of postcards created by artists in the 19th and the beginning of the 20th century...

It is interesting to look, how people that lived more than hundred years ago imagined the times we now live in. I have compiled a collection of postcards created by artists...

We Created Surprise Symbols For Our Friends Who Inspire Us

We Created Surprise Symbols For Our Friends Who Inspire Us

Our friends are amazing and inspirational. This is the reason why we started to create unique symbols for them. Each symbol has its own name and details which are based on how we see our friends.

Our friends are amazing and inspirational. This is the reason why we started to create unique symbols for them. Each symbol has its own name and details which are based on...

I Started Drawing Portraits On Post-It Notes At My Desk And Now I Cannot Stop

I Started Drawing Portraits On Post-It Notes At My Desk And Now I Cannot Stop

The day Prince died I was sitting at my office job, and I was sad. I felt trapped at my desk and was searching google for news of his passing. I came across a gorgeous black and white photo of him...

The day Prince died I was sitting at my office job, and I was sad. I felt trapped at my desk and was searching google for news of his passing. I...

I Express My Love For Nature In Drawings With A Touch Of Surrealism

I Express My Love For Nature In Drawings With A Touch Of Surrealism

Having to grow up in a small town in the Philippines, and having a veterinarian father, I had the chance to see nature up close. I have always been fascinated with animals and nature since I was a child. And by...

Having to grow up in a small town in the Philippines, and having a veterinarian father, I had the chance to see nature up close. I have always been fascinated with...

Artist Colors People Like Horses And It’s The Strangest Thing We’ve Seen All Day

Artist Colors People Like Horses And It’s The Strangest Thing We’ve Seen All Day

Colorado artist Johanna Bloom used her love of horses and artistic skill to make a visual statement on skin color. "Unmasking the Marked" is a growing series of faces that have had their natural skin color replaced by a specific horse...

Colorado artist Johanna Bloom used her love of horses and artistic skill to make a visual statement on skin color. "Unmasking the Marked" is a growing series of faces that have...

I Wrote An Algorithm That Scribbles Drawings Using A Single Line

I Wrote An Algorithm That Scribbles Drawings Using A Single Line

In my free time, I develop algorithms that turn images into drawings. I say drawings because the results are always made with a single line or collection of lines of constant width that can also be drawn with a pen by...

In my free time, I develop algorithms that turn images into drawings. I say drawings because the results are always made with a single line or collection of lines of constant...

The Most Valuable Results After 5 Months Of Drawing With A 3D Pen

The Most Valuable Results After 5 Months Of Drawing With A 3D Pen

It started as an experiment, to see if I could draw in the sky. Intuitively, as I do with my 'Vlekkendingen'. The more I'm working with it, the more grip I get on puzzling, discovering and shaping my 3d drawings.

It started as an experiment, to see if I could draw in the sky. Intuitively, as I do with my 'Vlekkendingen'. The more I'm working with it, the more grip I...

I Create Intricate Pen And Ink Drawings

I Create Intricate Pen And Ink Drawings

I am a South African born Illustrator, graphic designer and adventurer. I am meticulous when it comes to attention-to-detail in my illustrations. This can be seen in every stipple, line and cross-hatch.

I am a South African born Illustrator, graphic designer and adventurer. I am meticulous when it comes to attention-to-detail in my illustrations. This can be seen in every stipple, line and...

A Solo Cyclist Illustrated In One Stroke Chinese Calligraphy

A Solo Cyclist Illustrated In One Stroke Chinese Calligraphy

Alone I ride, at once crossing with the winds and drifting with it. Between land and sky, I feel alive, know nothing about life. The distance is far, my destination is here.

Alone I ride, at once crossing with the winds and drifting with it. Between land and sky, I feel alive, know nothing about life. The distance is far, my destination is here.

My Hyperrealistic Paintings Of Human Skin

My Hyperrealistic Paintings Of Human Skin

My paintings are large scale, hyperrealistic renditions of microscopic sections of human skin, which serve as an investigation of emotional and psychological landscapes translated through the visual analysis of flesh.  Through 'close ups'  of skin, I explore the endless fluctuations and subtle intonations of...

My paintings are large scale, hyperrealistic renditions of microscopic sections of human skin, which serve as an investigation of emotional and psychological landscapes translated through the visual analysis of flesh.  Through 'close ups'  of...

Tiny Portraits Drawn By A Robot

Tiny Portraits Drawn By A Robot

Art and science seem like two completely different worlds but sometimes they merge, swirl and produce something remarkable. Early after the development of the modern computers artist such as Georg Nees and Frieder Nake used computers and plotters to draw complex...

Art and science seem like two completely different worlds but sometimes they merge, swirl and produce something remarkable. Early after the development of the modern computers artist such as Georg Nees...

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