Friday, June 22, 2007

Extraordinary Microscopic Art

Willard Wigen - Microscopic Art

Willard is a resident of

Birmingham , England .

The show is in Manchester .

He has a learning disability (Dyslexia),

but has talented hands.

He makes the sculptures out of

dust particles, sugar crystals, etc.

Works only around midnight,

and can only do some of the work

between heartbeats.

Visitors view exhibits through a microscope

The Statue of Liberty in the eye of a needle

Elvis on a pin head

Boxing ring next to a match head

Girl with balloon is standing on an eyelash glued to the top of a needle.

Snow White & The 7 Dwarfs in the eye of a needle (Note the wicked witch on top)

The Thinker on the head of a pin

Peter Pan & Tinkerbell etc. on a small fishhook

Six wives of Henry VIII

Titanic On the tip of the pin

Willard wigan's website