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Micro-Artistry refined

Are you into miniatures? No, I mean into REALLY miniature miniatures? If you are, you’re in luck, Russian artist Anatoly Konenko is making a big name for himself in the art world in Europe. He sculpts normal-looking everyday objects, except they are so small you can only see them under a microscope. According to the story, some of his biggest fans include  Kim Jong-il and Vladimir Putin.

Matthew Stock from Reuters has the video story.

*Spoiler Alert*: Koneko has now moved onto mini bottles of champagne, with real alcohol. I wonder what type of champagne he uses? Probably one from a small vineyard.

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Beth Kelley is a writer and researcher with an overall interest in how people engage with and are impacted by their environments and vice versa. This has manifested itself in many ways, by looking at creativity, playful spaces and environmental enrichment, sustainability, design research, and integrative and collaborative models of learning such as through play and hands-on learning.