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This Japanese Artist Creates The Coolest Balloon Animals EVER

This guy takes balloon twisting to the next level!

Remember those animal-shaped balloons you saw during parties as a child? This artist from the Land of the Rising Sun will surely make you love them all over again!

When it comes to balloon art, we believe no one does it better than Japanese artist Masayoshi Matsumoto. As anyone can tell from the photos below, this artist is definitely someone who has obviously dedicated his tihis craft. His animal and insect creations look fun, visually stunning and very detailed!

What’s even more impressive is the fact that Matsumoto does not use stickers, tapes, markers, or any other materials for his colorful sculptures. It’s all just blowing and twisting balloons for this guy! And according to him, it takes from 2 to 6 hours to finish each piece so you can just imagine the amount of dedication and passion he has for it.

Go scroll down and prepare to be amazed!

#1. Phoenix

#2. House Fly

#3. Chameleon

#4. Octopus

#5. Caterpillar

#6. Snake

#7. Jellyfish

#8. Frog

#9. Jumping Spider

#10. Siamang

#11. Cockatiel

#12. Bee

#13. Ostrich

#14. Skunk

#15. Bat

#16. Spider

#17. Snow Monkey

#18. Beetle Larva

#19. Beaver

#20. Rockhopper Penguin

#21. Griffon

#22. Rooster

#23. Snail

#24. Cicada

#25. Centipede

#26. Pellucid Hawk Moth

#27. Crab

#28. Kingfisher

#29. Rabbit

#30. Parrot

#31. Proboscis Monkey

#32. Luna Moth

#33. Trilobite

#34. Bush Cricket

#35. Japanese White-Eye

#36. Frilled Lizard

#37. Squid

#38. Cat

#39. Lizard

#40. Turkey

#41. Scorpionfish

#42. Cobra

#43. Owl

#44. Chubby Dragon

#45. Capybara

#46. Camel Cricket

#47. Cassowary

#48. Nautilus

#49. Chameleon

#50. Ray

In an interview, the self-taught artist shared:

“I started making these seven years ago, I was really inspired by wildlife pictures and wanted to see if I could create realistic animals of my own.”

We must say he truly achieved his goal. His works have made him popular in the art form and we can’t wait to see more of his colorful creations in the near future.

If you want to check out Masayoshi Matsumoto online, you can go follow him on Twitter or on his Tumblr page.

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Japanese Artist Hand-Cuts Octopus From Single Sheet Of Paper

Her attention to detail is truly breathtaking!

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Masayo Fukuda is a woman with an amazingly creative mind and great patience. The Japanese artist has practiced the paper cutting art technique known as Kirie or Kirigami for the past 25 years. This means that Fukuda actually cuts out her art from a single sheet of paper. Needless to say, the results are always breathtaking.

This gorgeous artwork has been cut out of a single sheet of paper!

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Japanese Artist Turns Snack Packaging Into Amazing Masterpieces

A good use for things that would otherwise land in trash!

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Case in point, one artist from Japan named Haruki (also known by his Twitter followers as @02ESyRaez4VhR2l) has been gaining massive attention on the internet because of his unique creations.

As you will see on the photos below, this man has the incredible talent of crafting figures and models using snack packaging. What's even more amazing is the amount of details he puts into each piece. ...

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Artist Creates Origami Cranes With Intricate Details And They’re Amazing

These paper cranes are amazing!

Origami is the art of paper folding. It's an easy thing to do, but in some cases, creating masterpieces can be hard, too. Take, for example, artist Cristian Marianciuc, who creates magnificent paper cranes.

He started creating paper cranes in 2015 and has since made them for 1,000 consecutive days. Now, he has released new designs that are intricate, detailed, and creative.

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