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Sunflower Kissing Balls

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I can’t believe how quick and easy these sunflower kissing balls are to make, all while adding a pretty splash of color! Yellow whiffle balls and faux sunflowers are simple supplies for this sunflower craft. Use them for weddings, showers, parties, or to simply dress up your home or front porch.

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A Community Organizer in Utah Faces a Prison Life Sentences for Allegedly Buying Red Paint

Madalena McNeil, a 28-year-old community organizer from Salt Lake City, Utah, could spend the rest of her life in prison for the unlikely crime of allegedly buying red spray before a protest.

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Illustrator Spotlight: Eric Ross Bernstein

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Surrounded by Feathers, Birds Clutch Their Bleeding Hearts in Christina Mrozik’s Monochromatic Illustrations

“Safekeeping,” graphite on paper, 15 x 19 inches. All images © Christina Mrozik, shared with permission

Just as they’d carry a seed to a new location, the birds in Portland-based artist Christina Mrozik’s latest series tightly grasp pulsing hearts in their talons.

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Monumental Ballpoint Pen Portraits Are Rendered on Vintage Collateral by Artist Mark Powell

All images © Mark Powell, shared with permission

From his Brighton-based studio on the seafront, Mark Powell (previously) pieces together crinkled book pages and postcards laden with travel dispatches. The vintage collages serve as backdrops for the artist’s oversized portraits of older folks, whose pensive stares and deep wrinkles are rendered gently in ballpoint pen.

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