Belgium-based artist Kris Trappeniers cuts into paper, creating the most unbelievable and intricate paper portraits. Delicate, complex and downright impressive!
Kolmanskop, a town in the Namib desert in southern Namibia, was once a rich diamond mining village. Within a 40 year span the town lived, flourished and then died. Richer diamond deposits were discovered further south, operations were moved, nature took its course and the desert sands reclaimed their space. Thank you, Álvaro Sánchez-Montañés, for capturing these hauntingly beautiful images!
Self-taught artist Christian Couteau has transported me to far away places like Vietnam, Chile, France, Cuba and Peru in his stunning watercolors. I’m blown away!
Liz Jones creates wonderfully simple collages out of discarded plastic she finds along beaches and rivers, making other people’s trash her treasure. And speaking of plastic, if you are in the mood for a great documentary, I highly recommend Bag It. I saw it last Fall at a film festival and it changed the way I look at plastic forever . . . honestly.
The beauty of this photograph, found via my newest online obsession, literally took my breath away. If you’re looking to be wowed, you’ve gotta check out 1x.com for unlimited inspiration and if your lucky, some of the photos are even available for purchase. And don’t forget to check out our gallery of visual inspirations on Tumblr!
Custom family crests . . . makes for an amazing wedding gift, right? After spending two weeks of getting to know you and your partner, artist Happy Menocal designs a custom heraldry that reflects both personalities. So, Erica and Abrahm, I know I am very late but Happy will be getting to know you both very soon. I love you guys!!