Self-Memo: Count Your Blessings

If there’s one thing that we can do to invite positive vibes into our lives is learning how to count our blessings instead of any worries that come our way. Liberate yourself from worries. Each day has always something to be grateful for. Remember that.     via Whoorl   via My New Favorite Day   via Meme   via Quote Master   via Autom   via Everyday Abiding   [...]

 

A Daily Dose of "The Artidote" Pinches Every Reader's Heart and Very Soul

The Artidote is just like a breath of fresh air in the virtual world.  The account’s curator, Jovanny V. Ferreyra, perfectly matches inspirational quotes and statements with different artworks that really pinches your heart and your very soul.     The Artidote is “a space where to story-tell, empathize, bond and heal through art” and it truly lives up to this line. Check out some of his posts below as [...]

 

Artistic Mom's Candid Illustrations of Expectation versus Reality

First time moms, nth time moms, and even dads can totally relate to these hilarious yet very candid illustrations made by Australian mom artist Paula Kuka. While browsing through her artworks, one will be able to catch a glimpse of a day in a life of moms who definitely deserve warm hugs and thousands of kisses! Check them out below:   Supermom in a fighting mode against an octopus!   [...]

 

Interesting Interactive Installation with Detachable Hammocks for the Woodruff Arts Center in Atlanta

The ‘Mi Casa, Your Casa’ is an interactive installation designed by Mexican designers Héctor Esrawe and Ignacio Cadena for the Woodruff Arts Center in Atlanta, Georgia, USA. The installation features more than 35 house-shaped red metallic structures with detachable hammocks. Visitors may want to check out this interesting project positioned around the Sifly Piazza and enjoy interacting with the environment using the materials provided by the center such as easels, [...]

 

Church Floor Covered with Magic Carpet of Light by Miguel Chevalier

French artist Miguel Chevalier created the ‘Magic Carpets’ installation that transformed a church floor into an enchanting virtual carpet of colorful light accompanied by soft music. The installation was done inside Sacré Coeur, a former church that now houses art exhibitions.

 

Colorful Thread Installations by Anne Lindberg

This colorful thread installations by artist Anne Lindberg is wonderfully calming.

 

Tibetan Monks Create Colorful Mandalas Composed of Millions of Grains of Sand

Mandala sand painting called ‘Healing the earth’ is a  sacred art by the Tibetan Lamas of Drepung Loseling Monastery. Fascinating. From all the artistic traditions of Tantric Buddhism, that of painting with colored sand ranks as one of the most unique and exquisite. In Tibetan this art is called dul-tson-kyil-khor, which literally means “mandala of colored powders.” Millions of grains of sand are painstakingly laid into place on a flat platform [...]

 

Clever T-Shirt Designs by Nacho Diaz

Check out these clever t-shirt designs by Spanish artist Nacho Diaz that would certainly tickle the creative side of your brains and would probably put big smiles on your lips. [via inspirationhut]

 

Fantastic Drawing with Thread Artworks by Debbie Smyth

British textile artist Debbie Smyth uses hundreds of pins and delicate thread to create these incredible portraits and art installations. Watch Debbie while working on ‘drawing with thread’ at Stafford’s Shire hall gallery right here. [via Debbieb Smyth Studio]

 

Expressive Portrait Using 55,000 Plastic Discs on Chain Link Fence

Artist Christian Moeller uses a colossal canvas for his art, a chain link fence that is 625 feet long. In this project titled Spectators, Moeller used 55,000 white snap-on plastic discs to create expressive portraits of kids watching a baseball game through a chain-link fence.