Fear not arachnophobes (or maybe do?), you aren’t really looking at a gargantuan tarantula, you’re visiting the Department of Astonishing Optical illusions and this is the spectacular work of UK-based concept body artist Emma Fay. She used water-based paints to transform contortionists Lowri Thomas and Beth Sykes into awesomely lifelike animals. It took five hours to transform Thomas into a giant arachnid.
"First I ask the contortionist to get into the initial pose and mark out where they will be. The contortionists can only hold the pose for a maximum of five-seconds so I have to work quickly to get it right. I then keep painting and repositioning the models until they look like the real animal."
Head over to the Daily Mail for video footage of these amazing transformations as well as a wonderfully freaky glimpse of the giant spider in motion.
Visit Emma Fay’s website to check out more of her amazing artwork.
Hedwig And The Angry Inch (2001)
[Woman singing “I Will Always Love You” in background]
Tommy: What do you think? Do you think love lasts forever?
Hedwig: No, but this song does.
Emergency blog kitteh in a sample size tent.
OMG this is so cute!!!!
I always thought that’s what those tents were made for when I was little.
Becoming A Thornberry!
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THIS IS SMASHING
it a nicholas cage
i have so many questions but i just can’t