Everyone would love Japanese artist Masayoshi Matsumoto at their birthday party. This remarkable balloon artist has already made a name for himself but now he's back with even more incredibly intricate animal and insect sculptures.

"I started making these seven years ago, I was really inspired by wildlife pictures and wanted to see if I could create realistic animals of my own," Matsumoto told Metro. His pieces take the self-taught artist a minimum of two hours to complete and more complex project last up to six.

All of his work becomes even more stunning when you realize that Matsumoto doesn't use markers, stickers or any other supplementary material. Ever. His multi-colored animal kingdom is made purely out of blowing and twisting balloons.

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#1 Phoenix

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Jill Earley 1 year ago

Fawkes! It's you! :)

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#2 House Fly

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Nancy E 1 year ago

This would be so difficult to do. Double WOW !

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#3 Chameleon

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Evisa Isabella Rose 1 year ago

WOW! The details in this one!!! :O

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#4 Octopus

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SuperTango 1 year ago

Looks like Davy Jones...

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#5 Caterpillar

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Daria B 1 year ago

Pokémon.

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#6 Snake

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Xavera Lucia 1 year ago

Kinda triggering trypophobia this one 🙈

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#7 Jellyfish

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Emily Black 1 year ago

This one is really cute!

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#8 Frog

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Emily Black 1 year ago

I love how simple this one is! So sleek and stylish, like a real frog.

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#9 Jumping Spider

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Caitlyn McCracken 1 year ago

what child wants that balloon LOL

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#10 Siamang

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Caitlyn McCracken 1 year ago

He brought harambe back. Sorry, I had to

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