Art of the Day: Coworkers Recreate Paintings with Objects in Office

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Squarespace employees Chris and Franceso got bored at work, so they decided to get weird.

Using only materials found in their office, the two recreate famous works of art and edit the images using only their phone.

The photos are great, but what sort of workplace has office supplies that include a unicorn mask, a horse head, a blonde wig a banjo and a sombrero?

A fun one apparently.

Here are a few, and you can view more on their site, Fools Do Art.

Take a Look Again and Find the Human Form in This Picture

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Orlando artist Shannon Holt designs and paints these gorgeous animals, using the human body as a canvas.

Math and Snowshoes Can Make Some Amazing Snowy Art

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Via Huffington Post:

Simon Beck has spent the past decade tracing beautiful patterns into snow-covered mountains and lakes using nothing but snowshoes and some basic math knowledge.

The British cartographer/artist started incorporating fractal patterns into his work after reading "Chaos: Making a New Science," a 1987 book written by former New York Times reporter James Gleick, Discovery News reported.

"When I did my first drawing, I had no idea how good it was going to look," Beck told CNN. "It's just so unusual and unique. No one else is doing anything like it."

Are You Some Kind of Handwriting Wizard?

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Reddit user Oddacious has an unusual talent: Making every other human being's handwriting look like garbage.