Gallery: Hungarian Artist Transforms Discarded Graphite Pencils into Mi...

 
The artists uses razor blades and needles to carve out the shapes and the buffing capabilities of various types of sandpaper and polishing stones to put the finishing touches on the sculptures.

Cerkahegyzo was inspired to start sculpting after he came across the work of Dalton Ghetti, who also uses graphite pencils as main design material. Both use razor blades and needles to carve out the shapes and the buffing capabilities of various types of sandpaper and polishing stones to put the finishing touches on the sculptures. Common pencils are transformed into intricate micro-versions of animals and everyday objects. The intricate detailing of the sculptures makes it hard to believe that they were created manually and not 3d printed.

+ Cerkahegyzo

Via Neatorama

LEAVE A COMMENT

or your inhabitat account below

Let's make sure you're a real person:


1 Comment

  1. Susan Mccaghren Lawrence May 22, 2014 at 5:39 pm

    where is this sold? i would wear AS JEWELRY-

get the free Inhabitat newsletter

Submit this form
popular today
all time
most commented
more popular stories >
more popular stories >
more popular stories >
What are you looking for? (Solar, HVAC, etc.)
Where are you located?