Salavat Fidai Recreates Famous Artworks on Roasted Pumpkin Seeds

By: Misel Saban - Nov 28, 2015
References: salavatfidai & mentalfloss
Detailed artist Salavat Fidai hails from Russia and he has a knack for recreating famous artworks on a minuscule scale. The paintings are featured on the small shells of roasted pumpkin seeds and they capture the essence of the original works by Leonardo Da Vinci and Vincent Van Gogh effortlessly despite the small scale.

Fidai's series is entitled Famous Paintings on Miniatures are exclusively done on small surfaces that challenge him as an artist to recreate the styles, scenery and depictions of landscapes and faces famous artists one did on much larger scales. The works are done on seeds of pumpkin, sunflower or rice using the finest of paint brush bristles to achieve precision and accuracy.