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Hubert and Jan van Eyck - The Ghent Altarpiece (also called the Adoration of the Mystic Lamb) - large and complex 15th century Flemish polyptych panel painting. Close-up view to John the Baptist

Margaret of Austria, Queen Consort of Philip III of Spain, Juan Pantoja de la Cruz, c1605. Photo: Melanie Clegg.

High school Art student paints 3 generations of her family

These sketchbook studies show beautiful attention to detail: preliminary paintings of eyes, lips and other facial features, as Sophie practises using different mediums and techniques.

Lorenzo Duran Silva, 43, from Guadalajara, near Madrid, was inspired to create the delicate pieces after watching a caterpillar make holes in a leaf by eating it.

That should rustle up interest: From a praying mantis to a skull, the amazing art made by cutting into LEAVES (that can sell for £2,400)

Lorenzo Duran Silva, 43, from Guadalajara, near Madrid, was inspired to create the delicate pieces after watching a caterpillar make holes in a leaf by eating it.

Alan Bur Johnson | via Jessica Palmer | {she has a PhD in Molecular Biology and has been blogging about the intersection of art and biology since 2006}

Sue Hotchkis (fibre artist) ~ Miks' Pics "Artsy Fartsy Vll" board @ http://www.pinterest.com/msmgish/artsy-fartsy-vll/