Stefan Pabst is a professional artist that lives in Germany. He wants to inspire people through his art and videos while showing the magic of painting. On his YouTube channel, he creates helpful tutorials that explain how he creates his pieces and shows you that you can do it too.

He does many types of drawings, one that stands out the most is the 3D illusion art he makes. They are the most popular among his work and look absolutely incredible and realistic.

Stefan Pabst uses pencils, oils, and pens to create his art pieces and draws them on simple pieces of paper or even cardboard. He depicts animals, everyday objects, pop culture characters, celebrities, and many other things. Hopefully, you will enjoy the fun illusions he creates.

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Cip IESAN 1 week ago

He's so good, I still don't know which part of the photo is the drawing!

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Invisible Killer Platypus 1 week ago

what the heck how? that is so cool!!

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His art creates the illusion of realism like the picture is 'jumping out' of the paper. This technique is complicated and is hard to master, but this artist does it almost perfectly. He tricks the viewer into believing that the object is 3D when actually it's a drawing on a flat surface. Stefan paints full-time and works in his studio daily.

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Malia Jeffers 1 week ago

I kind of want to push it over. Is it just me?

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On his channel, Stefan does many other things. He creates time-lapses of his 3D drawings and other paintings, he does tutorials with pencils, oil paints to teach his viewers how to draw and also films speed painting videos. He shows you how you can bring portraits to life, starting from a blank piece of paper and ending up with a masterpiece. Stefan also shares some tips and tricks he has learned over the years he's been creating art.

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Malia Jeffers 1 week ago

That face tho! 😆

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Jo Choto 1 week ago

Even though my brain knows what has actually been done, my eyes still tell me there's an A-shaped hole dug out of the notebook.

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The German artist was actually born in Russia but moved to live in Germany. Stefan began drawing at the age of five. On his website, he says, "I received portrait requests from my classmates who were impressed with my work". He mentions that he became a full-time artist after he drew a portrait of a friend, now he receives requests from actors, singers, sports stars and even politicians.

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Malia Jeffers 1 week ago

I want to hold the moon. It looks so real!

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Reagan James 1 week ago

Wow. It’s so 3-D! I wish I had the talent to do that! That would be so cool, and I would draw something like every day! So cool!

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Stefan wants to teach younger artists what he has learned over the many years of drawing, he wants to inspire them to not give up their passion and create amazing art. That's why he created his YouTube channel and that's why he shares many of his techniques and professional secrets with others.

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HorrorWeirdo 1 week ago

This is too cute

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Reagan James 1 week ago

My mind has exploded.

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Tristan McGill 1 week ago

how the heck do y'all draw like this when i can barely draw a stick figure?!

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Phillipa Holt 1 week ago

Wow his drawings are so life like and perfect the Rocks pic is perfect x

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Mooncut the wolf 🐺 1 week ago

Why do I feel like that hole is going to eat that pencil

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Mooncut the wolf 🐺 1 week ago

I find that creepy for some reason...

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Mooncut the wolf 🐺 1 week ago

Is it just me or does anyone else want to hold that octopus

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HorrorWeirdo 1 week ago

That looks even better than pigeons in real life...

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Mooncut the wolf 🐺 1 week ago

*Smashes through wall* "Did you know, I AM YOUR FATHER"

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Mooncut the wolf 🐺 1 week ago

🎵🎶 "He's got the whole world, in his hands, he's got the whole wide world, in his hands..." 🎶🎵

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Sparrow Flying Free 1 week ago

I want to jump in.. is that just me?

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HalfShelli 1 week ago

Hi sweet little bat!

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prevent the toast 1 week ago

i wonder though, does it, perhaps, like... jazz?

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LPSDazzleQueen 1 week ago

even his shadow on the block!!!

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Invisible Killer Platypus 1 week ago

wow, he got all of the proportions just right! this is incredible!

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How Terribly Unfortunate 1 week ago (edited)

He's painting paint. XD

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Emily 1 week ago

If I opened a notebook to this...

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Mooncut the wolf 🐺 1 week ago

"bE cAREFUL WITH thAt GlAsS" Mum every time

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prevent the toast 1 week ago

C U B E

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Call me Artemis Fowl 1 week ago

AAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAA

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HorrorWeirdo 1 week ago

Excuse me for asking... but, what is that? It’s amazingly drawn (I don’t get which one is real and which one is drawn) but I don’t get what the center object is.

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Ian Bodey 1 week ago

I think he’s drawn her attention .......

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Mooncut the wolf 🐺 1 week ago

Where does he get these ideas

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HorrorWeirdo 1 week ago

Aww, reminds me of Christmas

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Mooncut the wolf 🐺 1 week ago

nEIgh once again

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Chris DiFonso 1 week ago

How in the world does he make these? Look impossible

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Invisible Killer Platypus 1 week ago

based off of Porsche 911, I want this drawing

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Tara 1 week ago

A needle I can get behind.

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HorrorWeirdo 1 week ago

WOW WHAT?

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prevent the toast 1 week ago

he wins his own award

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MAR'KAVIEN OLIVER 1 week ago

No comment. Just hiding in my closet so i don't get killed.

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LPSDazzleQueen 1 week ago

I wish a beluga whale did that to me

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