Vincent Bal makes art with shadows, but as you can see, there's nothing dark about his playful doodles.


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The Belgian artist and filmmaker has always enjoyed drawing, but last year he discovered a unique outlet for his skills. "While I was working on a new script last April, I noticed how my teacup made a nice shadow on a piece of paper," Vincent told Bored Panda. "I drew some lines on it and suddenly the shadow was an elephant. I took a pic with my phone and posted it on Facebook. Before I knew it, this pic was shared and liked as never before. I was surprised how much people liked it. Since that day I’ve been posting a doodle a day. Sometimes with shadows, sometimes with objects, always with a silly punchline. It’s great. I love how quick it is. I have an idea, make it, and find an audience, all in less than half an hour. I love the freedom. There are no restrictions. I can just watch a shadow and see if I recognize a shape." Take a look at some of our favorite drawings below. Don't forget to vote for the best!

More info: Vincent Bal | Instagram | Facebook

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Viola Black 1 week ago

This is awesomeness to another level! *_*

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Daisy Days 1 week ago

Such a vivid imagination!

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jacluckycat 1 week ago

Love it

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Multi Chara 1 week ago

- whoooooooo?!

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Duffman 1 week ago

Really clever!

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Lydia4072 5 days ago

Time to go to jail! I caught you with my creativity!

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Jasmine Chen 1 week ago

Nooooo!!! Romeo!!Don't Go........

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Steph L 1 week ago

Love this one!

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tiagoobin 1 week ago

Cute <33

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Arend Kant 1 week ago

Geert Wilders?

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