check out this awesomeness by Canadian paper artist Calvin Nicholls
his paper art is created by using a piece of paper and scissors. he carves, rips, and cuts paper into these beautiful works of art.
friday’s funnies brought to you by photographer Seth Casteel
he’s donated hundreds of hours of his time and over $20,000 to help save the lives of countless animals
here’s a lil sneak at his ‘underwater ball catching’ collection… makes me start day dreaming about the summertime :0)
check out his full gallery at littlefriendsphoto.com
this weekend i hit up, for the first time ever, the Deep Cut Orchid Society’s annual show
i’m not gonna lie, i really thought we’d go there and see tons of the regular looking orchids you see around
WOW – was i in for a rude awakening!
my jaw was on the ground, there were SO MANY different types filling the greenhouse with their beautiful colors, textures, shapes, and smells
this totally hits the ‘ya learn something new every day’ nail on the head
did you get out on Saturday to RUN FOR SHERRY?!
six of us pinned on our bibs and hit the scenic trails in honor of Sherry and all of the other bikers, runners, walkers, hikers who never made it home to their families. it was such an unexplainable feeling knowing there were people all over the world doing exactly the same… what a beautiful thing :0)
photorealism = the genre of painting based on using the camera and photographs to gather information and then from this information creating a painting that appears photographic
check out some of these artists showcased below – it’s hard to believe these are actually paintings and not photographs!