Artist Makes Unique Collages Made From Upcycled Security Envelopes

Instead of throwing out old security envelopes, artist Sarah Nicole Philips saw an art medium. Philips creates unique landscape collages by utilizing the different colors and prints inside each upcycled security envelopes. [via sarah nicole phillips, makezine]

 

Amazing Underwater Landscapes of Competitive Aquascaping

Some hobbyists have taken aquascaping to another level by entering their hard-won aquarium to the International Aquatic Plants Layout Contest (IAPLC). This annual competition ranks hundreds of entries from all over the world. Shown here are some of the previous winners and incredible entries. Have you tried keeping an aquarium before? If yes, you can attest that it takes a lot of patience, attention to detail, persistence and basic knowledge […]