all the giants topple when I stomp

marianne. twenty-six. born and raised in ireland, living in switzerland. still waiting for my letter from hogwarts and/or my dormant superpowers to manifest. this is where I reblog I stuff I find cute/funny/beautiful/on point. anything else, you can just ask.

(the patriarchy is a) massive hassle - this is where I keep my writing and feminism
fuck yeah fictional maps - this is where I keep ALL OF THE MAPS

Mar 06
Permalink

jd-gallery:

Kazuo Oga (various watercolour works c.1988)

Just. Wow.

Kazuo Oga is one of the most inconspicuously famous artists, which is inspirational in its own right by how humbling it is. You would think they were digital from an immediate approach, however upon closer inspection of the textures, lighting and layering it’s clear they’re perfectly hand crafter watercolour pieces.

His works, featured in the backgrounds of various Studio Ghibli films, are subtle enough to blend into the background of the films yet stand out alone as perfection of watercolour techniques and command of lighting.

Just considering there are scenes where the camera pans across his works for several long moments reflects the sublime quality of his work. And that he was able to develop enough artworks to supply several films with stunning backdrops is nothing short of breathtaking.

That’s a good word for it, “breathtaking”.

(via dustshaking)

  1. rabbitholeescapist reblogged this from phnarg
  2. crowbito reblogged this from vain-flower
  3. straightcougar reblogged this from heytherehydrangea
  4. lambbee reblogged this from vain-flower
  5. vain-flower reblogged this from heytherehydrangea
  6. daftgalaxies reblogged this from heytherehydrangea
  7. heytherehydrangea reblogged this from brainflossandmindfrills
  8. improvisedharmony reblogged this from brainflossandmindfrills
  9. brainflossandmindfrills reblogged this from hazan-yapraklari
  10. candicejewel reblogged this from hazan-yapraklari
  11. roblesbfapracticum reblogged this from jd-gallery
  12. theleglessmermaid reblogged this from hazan-yapraklari
  13. hazan-yapraklari reblogged this from allthekittensaremine
  14. aprilshowerbringmayflowers reblogged this from motobocor
  15. goodmourningu reblogged this from immovingbye
  16. theskyexists reblogged this from immovingbye
  17. jallenjones reblogged this from dreamingblanks
  18. dreamingblanks reblogged this from ministerofdefenestration
  19. ministerofdefenestration reblogged this from basuraprince
  20. seaweedhoe reblogged this from cyllage
  21. cyllage reblogged this from ministerofdefenestration
  22. heartclover reblogged this from synorama