Art & Craft Videos, Page 2
Works of Art from Artists & Craftsmen
How a Paper Sculptor Turned His Life Around
Artist Felix Semper went from losing everything in the 2008 financial collapse to becoming a viral sensation with his paper sculptures of everyday objects.
Sculpting a Can by Hand
Watch as artist Noah Deledda sculpts an everyday aluminum can using his hands in this time lapse that shows the processes slowly unfolding.
Drawing Single Line CMYK Portraits
The AxiDraw is a robotic arm that can draw incredible portraits holding pens and drawing lines. Watch what happens when you change out the pens for different colors creating full CMYK portraits.
Incredible Coin Carving Reveals a Hidden Secret
When you think of coins you probably think of loose change in your pocket but this intricately carved USA One Dollar coin has a hidden secret revealed with a Knights sword.
This Copper Bike is a Work of Art
This motorcycle was designed by artist Mario Trimarchi using real copper. It's designed to slowly patina over time changing it's color making it an ever evolving work of art.
Banksy's Self Shredding Artwork
Notorious artist Banksy decided to have some fun and create a piece of art that self destructed after being bought at auction. The video shows how the contraption was built into the frame and moment it was triggered.
Why is Jackson Pollock Famous?
Jackson Pollock's painting are some of the world's most famous selling for millions but why? Are the random splashes of paint dribbled across a canvas really considered art?
Saving a Damaged Michelangelo Drawing
See how art conservator Marjorie Shelley applies her magic to save an old drawing by Michelangelo. Watch as Marjorie takes you through the process of saving a architectural drawing that has survived hundreds of years.
How Mexican Pinas Pottery is Made
See how Mexican piñas pottery is made by families using local clay sourced from nearby mountains. The intricately designed creations are called piñas artesanales or handmade pineapples.
Carving Cthulhu Into a Watermelon
Cthulhu must be one of the worst fear inducing terrors ever dreamt up so why not carve it into a watermelon. This incredible time lapse captures the entire process from start to finish.
Carving Lipstick Into Tiny Sculptures
See how makeup artist Theresa Nakhoul turns everyday Lipstick into incredible tiny works of art. Her sculptures include everything from famous replicas to Halloween inspired works.
The Biggest Art Heist in History
Take a look at how the biggest art heist in history was carried out by two men. The two managed to steal $500million worth of art in around 81 minutes and were never caught and the art never recovered.
Restoring Damaged Works of Art
See how art conservator Julian Baumgartner restores damaged paintings through hours of tedious, hard work. The process requires both modern technology and ancient techniques to restore the works to their original glory.
Tattoos Made with ASCII Art
ASCII Art is popular in the world of computers using characters to design. But this tattoo artist thinks they make for great skin art using the popular style in his work.
Street Art Designed for the Blind
Street art is famous for it's bright, colourful designs but what if you're blind? In Santiago, Chile artists are creating tactile designs to let blind people feel their creations.