handmade

miniatures

A Hoarder's Daughter is Turning Garbage into Amazing Tiny Sculptures

Scraps are Lydia Ricci's love language.
Beckett Mufson
6.29.17
50 states of art

Charming Ink Illustrations Personify Cute Animals

West Virginia artist Staci Leech-Cornell draws gorgeous ink nature scenes.
Diana Shi
6.9.17
instruments

Eccentric Handmade Instruments Marry Folk Tech and Electronics

This is what happened when the musician and multi-instrumentalist Crewdson ditched his laptop for idiosyncratic home inventions.
Kevin Holmes
5.24.17
sculpture

Orange Peel Animals Aren’t Technically Origami, But They’re Still Awesome

Japanese artist Yoshihiro Okada's work is apeeling.
Masha (Maria) Koblyakova
5.1.17
50 states of art

When Is a Cup Not A Cup? When It’s a Political Statement | #50StatesofArt

Meet Ayumi Horie, the Maine potter creating slow activism with handmade crafts.
J.H. Fearless
3.29.17
Art

Colored Tape on Glass Makes Matisse-Inspired Minimalist Illustrations

In Joshua Tree, California, artist Eric Petersen is turning digital artworks into handmade translucent illustrations.
DJ Pangburn
2.9.17
Art

Ghostface Killah and Wax Tailor Get Animated in Paper Cut-Out Music Video

French artist Mathieu Le Proux uses stop-motion animation to bring his papercraft creations to life.
Nathaniel Ainley
1.25.17
Art

Thoughtful Collages Imagine a Beautiful World Different from our Own

Jay Riggio’s otherworldly mashups source discarded magazines and books.
Nathaniel Ainley
11.9.16
Art

This Handmade Rug Is a Drone Survival Guide

In order to illustrate Ruben Pater’s 'Drone Survival Guide' from a new perspective, conceptual artist Jim Ricks sourced a rug from Afghan carpet makers.
Andrew Salomone
8.23.16
Art

Shel Silverstein-Style Shapes Appear in Twisted Wires

Self-taught artist Spenser Little shows off some of his amazing handmade wire statues.
Nathaniel Ainley
8.16.16
Art

Submit Your Art to This Crowd-Sourced Zine Time Capsule

If you're a NY-based artist, here's a chance to be published.
Nathaniel Ainley
6.10.16
liquor

Lawsuits Alleging That Tito’s Handmade Vodka Is Not 'Handmade' Dropped

The plaintiffs claimed that “handmade” had to mean “made by hand, not by machine, and typically, therefore of superior quality,” a dictionary-based definition.
Alex Swerdloff
6.6.16
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