Sometimes art is made from traditional materials like canvas, paint, clay, wood, and the like.  But the cool thing about art is that the possibilities are limitless when it comes to medium.

Binh Danh takes images from the Vietnam War and transfers them onto tropical leaves to tell a sad and powerful story.

Shock and Awe, 2008, Chlorophyl print and resin

Seth Kaufman takes something that people would normally discard, and turns it into something beautiful.

Seth Kaufman, Eggshells, Resin, 1996

Here’s another video that I love.  A serious story told with a toy.


About Melody

My name is Melody Martin. Check out my art blog, and learn all about the steps and techniques that go into oil paintings.
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3 Responses to Elevating

  1. Harmony says:

    awwwww!!!! That video is SOOO cute!!!! Kind of like UP

  2. Easten says:

    That is a really cool video- people are so creative!

  3. arrynvogan says:

    This was a sweet post! I always love seeing something new by other artists!

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