a really dumb idea for a magical girl and familiar \@3@/?
Dotwork sleeves, chest, and back | Nazareno Tubaro
I know I’ve posted some photos of this before, but it’s too freaking gorgeous to not post again.
My mum showed me this. They’re reopening the Rijksmuseum, where you can find famous paintings like De Nachtwacht (The Night Watch). Thought this was a rather interesting way to announce the reopening.
okay, that couldn’t be cooler. bravo to the creative team on that one.
Pair of knives that started life as railroad spikes. I definitely appreciate this level of craftsmanship, as my family used to be in the blacksmith trade. Impressive work.
“Heirloom” Pop-Up Art Book by Alison Ann Woodward unfolds piece by piece to reveal the anatomy of a white horned creature.
Curious History: The Cafe from Hell - The World’s First Theme Restaurant
This cavern of writhing demon statues is Le Cafe de L’Enfer (The Cafe from Hell) in Paris’ red light district (aka Pigalle, the neighborhood of the Moulin Rouge). It opened in the late 19th century and operated until the middle of the 20th century. It is the world’s first theme restaurant. The cafe featured waiters dressed as devils and a doorman who screamed damnation at customers as they came in to be seated.
Just in time for Halloween: 19-year-old Japanese art student Choo-san started drawing eyes and other decorations on her body as a way to procrastinate when bored, but they eventually turned into full-fledged, trompe l’oeil acrylic body paintings.