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.


Show Full Text

"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.

More info: Tumblr | Twitter

#2 House Fly

House Fly

Masayoshi Matsumoto Report

Nancy E 3 months ago

This would be so difficult to do. Double WOW !

View more comments

#3 Chameleon

Chameleon

Masayoshi Matsumoto Report

Evisa Isabella Rose 3 months ago

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

View more comments

#4 Octopus

Octopus

Masayoshi Matsumoto Report

SuperTango 3 months ago

Looks like Davy Jones...

View more comments

#6 Snake

Snake

Masayoshi Matsumoto Report

Xavera Lucia 3 months ago

Kinda triggering trypophobia this one 🙈

View More Replies...
View more comments

#7 Jellyfish

Jellyfish

Masayoshi Matsumoto Report

Emily Black 3 months ago

This one is really cute!

View more comments

#8 Frog

Frog

Masayoshi Matsumoto Report

Emily Black 3 months ago

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

View more comments

#10 Siamang

Siamang

Masayoshi Matsumoto Report

Caitlyn McCracken 3 months ago

He brought harambe back. Sorry, I had to

View more comments