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Realistic Embroidered Portraits by Cayce Zavaglia

Cayce Zavaglia is an American born painter raised in Sydney, bravely owns up to having used puff paint—that favorite of crafters—in her early work, and is an unabashed fan of Martha Stewart. Done in a hyper-realistic for with incredible layered detail, Cayce uses crewel embroidery


Solar Powered Glow-in-the-dark Bike Path inspired by Van Gogh

Dutch designer Daan Roosegaarde’s cycle path, illuminated with patterns based on Vincent Van Gogh’s painting The Starry Night, officially opens in Nuenen this evening. The surface of the Van Gogh-Roosegaarde Bicycle Path is coated with a special paint that uses energy gathered during the day


12 Art & Design Documentaries You Should Watch

Banksy didn’t win an Academy Award, wasn’t spotted at the show and didn’t even bother to vandalize the Kodiak Theater restrooms – disappointing stuff, we know.   On a positive note, the hype surrounding his nomination brought attention to an often overlooked film genre, the documentary.