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Sweet Angry Birds Illustrations

Sweet Angry Birds Illustrations

I love these Angry Birds illustrations by Sam Spratt. He really nails the textures and overall detail of what you would expect from a realistic portrait of Rovio’s characters.

Anatomical Drawings of Pixar’s Lightning McQueen and Mater the Tow Truck

Anatomical Drawings of Pixar’s Lightning McQueen and Mater the Tow Truck

As if it isn’t weird enough that Pixar created Cars that could talk, you can now imagine what their insides would look like.

Water Light Graffiti

Water Light Graffiti

The “Water Light Graffiti” is a wall made up of thousands of LEDs that illuminate by the contact of water. Using anything from your hands, a water gun, or a paintbrush will activate the beautiful light display.

Smoke Portraits by Miki Takahashi

Smoke Portraits by Miki Takahashi

Here are three cool self-portraits by digital artist Miki Takahashi. I love how she uses contrast in these pictures to blend herself into the smoke. See them after the jump…

Your Words Turned into Art

Your Words Turned into Art

Bespoken Art let’s you capture the beauty of audio whether it be ambient noise recorded or your voice saying “I love you” to that special person in your life.

Zombified Disney Princesses

Zombified Disney Princesses

Now I’ve written about re-imagined Disney Princesses before, but nothing like this. Thai artist Witit Karpkraikaew has taken the sweet Disney characters we all grew up with, and turned them into flesh eating Zombies.

Featured Artist: Stanley Chow

Featured Artist: Stanley Chow

I realized the other day that we haven’t featured someone in awhile, so naturally when I stumbled across illustrator Stanley Chow I knew it was time. You will get lost scrolling through his portfolio.

Biggie, Colbert and Franklin made with shredded Federal Reserve Notes

Biggie, Colbert and Franklin made with shredded Federal Reserve Notes

Evan from The Art of E has created Biggie, Stephen Colbert and Benjamin Franklin out of shredded Federal Reserve Notes on newspaper.

Alternate Pac-Man (Pac-Men)

Alternate Pac-Man (Pac-Men)

I like to think that this is why Reddit was created. User yougruesomehare felt the urge to draw Batman as Pac-Man, and as he says, “it escalated”. This is easily one of the coolest Pac-Man fan arts I’ve seen to date.

Banksy’s 2012 Olympic Inspired Pieces

Banksy’s 2012 Olympic Inspired Pieces

Banksy has graced us with his 2012 Olympic inspired pieces: a pole vaulter and javelin throw. See the images after the jump…