phil hansen is an artist who has received some internet fame by posting stop-motion videos of himself making his pieces onto youtube…
some of his stuff is just okay, but some of it is really amazing.in this piece, he had a giant, spinning, circular piece of wood as his canvas, on which he wrote down moments that had changed people’s lives to create a bigger picture:
and in this piece (which i had seen before, but only just now realized was done by the same guy), a pretty cool portrait of jimmi hendrix made out of matches… and then lit on fire:
he was featured as one of yahoo’s “People of the Web,” you can check out their report and interview with him here.
and check out his personal site: philinthecircle.com
or just browse his youtube videos.