Katie hosmer's Blog Posts Tagged 'Marta Altes' (1)

Colored Pencil Shavings Transformed Into Playful Illustrations



Using an object as basic as a pencil shaving, artist Marta Altés created these clever, yet simple, drawings in which ink figures interact with colorful and textured pencil remnants. By repurposing the shavings, the artist transformed objects that others see as trash into beautiful and integral elements within each piece, including butterfly wings, a ballet tutu, and a lion's mane. It's…

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Added by katie hosmer on October 3, 2012 at 10:00am — No Comments

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