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Artist creates mosaic portraits using magazine scraps

Madeline Rector is an artist in Texas who specialises in magazine paper mosaics and collages. She rips out solid colours from magazines and organizes them into piles based on colour. Madeline sketches a portrait onto a black canvas and glues the magazine scraps onto the canvas to create a mosaic […]
Artist creates mosaic portraits using magazine scraps
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Artist recreates lifelike portraits of celebrities with paint

Safeyah Aljabouri is an artist from Manchester who’s popular for her lifelike portraits with oil paint. She works in realism, and a popular request is her portraits of celebrities. Her process is to work from dark to light, starting with the shadows, hair, and dark parts under the chin. Highlights […]
Artist recreates lifelike portraits of celebrities with paint
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These are 8 artists who use everyday items to create portraits

These eight artists use things you can find around the house to create portraits. Their techniques include hammering on glass, weaving a single thread, kissing a canvas, and using Rubik’s cubes. The creative choice of materials makes their realistic portraits even more intriguing. Visit Insider’s homepage for more stories. For […]
These are 8 artists who use everyday items to create portraits
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13 powerful portraits of women throughout the decades

National Geographic’s powerful photography collection is highlighting women all over the world through photos drawn from the infamous National Geographic archive. Here are 13 portraits that capture women’s strength and perseverance throughout the decades. Visit Insider’s homepage for more stories. Excerpted from “Women: The National Geographic Image Collection” by National […]
13 powerful portraits of women throughout the decades