You know how it is as a pet owner -- sometimes those animals can really get in your hair. For one little girl names Emma this recently took on a very literal meaning when the family's beloved pet lizard managed to wriggle its way into one of her braids. When Emma realized what had happened she began to scream and a great deal of confusion ensued.
When it comes to paper art from Japan the first thing that comes to mind is the amazing works of origami and kirigami. These days the amazing paper sculptures created by Chie Hitotsuyama is taking the world by storm. She takes old newspapers and cuts them into strips that she rolls into thin tubes that she uses to upcycle the papers into a wide variety of animals both wild and domestic.
It is a shame that when the doorbell rings in these troubled times, we don't rush forward to open our household to others. Instead we approach our front door with a bit of hesitation. Bill collector? Creepy stranger? Giant lizard?
If you keep your eyes open, you can find some stunning animal art on walls, bridges, trains, just about anywhere! But try finding a great animal graffiti artist... That's just what I found! Check out some of these fantastic animal murals from Chromers.