If you haven’t heard of Cape Town based miniaturist painter Lorraine Loots before, you’re going to love this. She started a project in 2013 called 365 Postcards for Ants, where she painted incredible tiny watercolor paintings each day for a year. In 2014, Lorraine continued this project and she hasn’t stopped creating these amazingly detailed masterpieces yet. Beginning as a personal projects where she would just challenge herself to create everyday, she started listening to suggestions and creating a community around subjects that have different meaning to different people. She’s since covered everything from landscapes to animals to everyday objects (a few personal faves below). The date is added to each and every piece right when it’s finished.
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