Monday, June 18, 2012

Animal Sculptures from Shattered CDs - By Sean Avery

Wondering what to do with those old, dust-collecting CD piles on your desk? Australian sculptor and illustrator Sean Avery has a wonderful solution! The artist shatters old CD’s to make incredible animal sculptures.

“My sculptures are all constructed with recycled materials — old CDs, computer hard drives etc, so I classify my work as “sustainable art”. They’re a lot of fun to make, but they take an extremely long time to finish, so I don’t do a lot of them.” - He says. Now take a look at his stunning sculpture...

Humming bird



Rat




Blue Wren




Owl


Ant


Otter


The Enormous Purple Bird


Bear


Fleeple


Cat


Flowers


Peregrine Falcon


Spoonbill


(Aussie) Possum




The History of Gold Price For the Last 86 years

Gold is a dense, soft, shiny, malleable and ductile metal. Gold has been a valuable and highly sought-after precious metal for coinage, jewelry, and other arts since long before the beginning of recorded history. Gold standards have been the most common basis for monetary policies throughout human history. Gold has also been frequently linked to a wide variety of symbolism and ideologies. In India gold is considered as an important metal. India is also one of the biggest consumer of gold in the world and most of which is used for jewelry. But the price of gold is increasing at a rapid rate. Here is a price list of 10gram of gold price history for the last 86 years ( From 1925 To 2011 ). 




Cool Collection of Mr. Potato Head Designs

Mr. Potato Head was one of the most popular toys in the 20th century. This toy is unique because anybody could easily make one at home by oneself. It was so famous that, this toy - Mr. Potato Head was animated and played an important role in the famous animated movie - The Toy Story. In recent days, people became very creative and started adding features of other famous characters to Mr Potato Head. Here is such a collection of the some coolest Mr Potato Head designs ever. Take a look...