26 Mar '12, 9am

Artist Uses the Beach as Canvas for his Ephemeral Sand Art (Photos)

Artist Uses the Beach as Canvas for his Ephemeral Sand Art (Photos)

After a long winter what better time to fantasize about beaches and the sea... Here's an artist who dreams the dream full time. San Francisco-based artist Andres Amador etches large intricate and organic patterns on beaches along the coast of California. His paint brush is a garden rake, his canvas is the beach. With these, he creates beautiful sand paintings that last only until the next wave comes and washes them away. © andres amodor Abstract II First spotted in psfk , we couldn't resist these beautiful and ephemeral etchings. Amodor uses Google Earth to find the coast lines and in-lets and beaches whose shapes are interesting to him. It's not as easy as it looks. There is serious manpower and ingenuity required. He uses a hand rake for fine lines and a larger rake for thicker lines and a stick to make outlines. The pieces take him about two hours to create. He likes to...

Full article: http://www.treehugger.com/culture/artist-uses-beach-canva...

Tweets

Artist Robert De Niro Sr.’s Art on Display in New York

Artist Robert De Niro Sr.’s Art on Display in N...

robbreport.com 26 Mar '12, 7am

For its first exhibit of works from the estate of Robert De Niro, Sr., DC Moore Gallery in New York City went for the broa...

@MO_HKG and @ArtHK Create a Destination for #Art Lovers #HongKong

@MO_HKG and @ArtHK Create a Destination for #Ar...

robbreport.com 25 Mar '12, 2pm

For the second year, Mandarin Oriental, Hong Kong has been named the official hotel of the 2012 Hong Kong International Ar...

Blog Archive » An unusual spot for an Artist In Residency programme

Blog Archive » An unusual spot for an Artist In...

yesterday.sg 28 Mar '12, 8am

The Artists Village have a vision to use the island as a canvas to create art. The artists will be staying in the residenc...

How the Web Uses Anchor Text in Links [Study]

How the Web Uses Anchor Text in Links [Study]

searchenginewatch.com 27 Mar '12, 1pm

From the moment Google first launched out of a Stanford dorm room, the innovative technology that separated Google from po...

Ubi-Camera – Take Photos With Your Hands « Akihabara News

Ubi-Camera – Take Photos With Your Hands « Akih...

en.akihabaranews.com 28 Mar '12, 1pm

The Ubi-Camera takes photos composed by framing them with your hands. This prototype miniature camera is being developed b...

@ThomasGaga

@ThomasGaga

greenpoppies.com.sg 30 Mar '12, 6am

Availability: In Stock. S$ 33.00 Add to Wishlist Size & Color * -- Please Select -- 13 INCH / Sky 13 INCH / Mint 13 Inch /...