Hasan Kale, an extremely talented artist from Turkey, creates miniature works of art using just a finely tipped paint brush on everyday objects, such as butterfly wings and snail shells and, more. For his latest series, he has begun using unexpected food surfaces, like chocolates. Each of these tiny masterpieces, painted layer by layer, feature at least one scene from the artist’s Istanbul home. Continue reading for more pictures and information.
“These are objects from daily life that people hardly ever think about, we don’t pay much attention to them,” explains Kale. “Through my art, I want to stress how nice these things can be. I deliberately choose difficult objects, though how small they are or how well they absorb paint is not important. What is important is that they come to life and bring joy to people.”