Artist Creates Stunning Owl.

Artist Creates Stunning Owl.

Chinese painter, illustrator and street artist Cheng Yingjie (a.k.a. Hua Tunan) has created an extraordinary painting called “Night Owl” that makes perfect use of his signature colorful and chaotic style. Yingjie’s stunning and dynamic owl figure seems to materialize magically out of a chaotic cloud of splashes and splashes of colorful paint. Like many other … Continue reading

The Macabre Art of William Blake.

The Macabre Art of William Blake.

Cinema made us fearful of William Blake’s formidable watercolor series, depicting the Great Red Dragon in various scenes from the Book of Revelation. But Blake’s works and the biblical tale are terrifying enough on their own: Then another sign appeared in the sky; it was a huge red dragon, with seven heads and ten horns, … Continue reading

Tasmanian Devils.

Tasmanian Devils.

Tasmanian Devils are solitary and nocturnal, spending their days alone in hollow logs, caves, or burrows, and emerging at night to feed. They use their long whiskers and excellent sense of smell and sight to avoid predators and locate prey and carrion. They’ll eat pretty much anything they can get their teeth on, and when … Continue reading

Rose O’Neill and her Kute Kewpies.

Rose O’Neill and her Kute Kewpies.

Rose O’Neill created the design for the original Kewpie Dolls in 1909. The dolls were manufactured by George Borgfeldt and Co. in Germany, which began producing them in time for Christmas. O’Neill took a personal interest in the dolls’ production from the start and made sure the dolls’ painters knew that the smallest Kewpie, only … Continue reading

More of Waldemar Kazak.

More of Waldemar Kazak.

Waldemar Kazak, is an illustrator from Tver, Russia. Mr. Kazak is very active in the media. There are just a few dieselpunk-related works in his portfolio, but quantity doesn’t really matter: Mr. Kazak is a house name in the diesel crowd and his art is appreciated by the diesel heads all over the globe. Here … Continue reading

The Art of Waldemar Kazak.

The Art of Waldemar Kazak.

Waldemar Kazak, is an illustrator from Tver, Russia. Mr. Kazak is very active in the media. There are just a few dieselpunk-related works in his portfolio, but quantity doesn’t really matter: Mr. Kazak is a house name in the diesel crowd and his art is appreciated by the dieselheads all over the globe. Here is … Continue reading