Thursday, November 12, 2009

Weezer Pinkerton / Hiroshige Night Snow At Kambara Mani

I love this artwork for two reasons. 1. It's gorgeous 2. It's the inspiration for the cover art of Weezer's Pinkerton album! :)

Pinkerton came out in 1996. It is an amazing album. The artwork is by Hiroshige. The title of the piece is "Kambara Yoru no Yuki" or "Night Snow at Kambara." The original artwork is in the Ukiyo-e genre. They used woodblocks to print their designs.


Jessica said...

Wow. Thats all I can say is Wow. This is the best nail art I've ever seen, you did such an amazing job Liz!

nihrida said...

Hey everybody, we have an artist here! *bows to your impecable talent*

gildedangel said...

That is beautiful; wow!

Liz said...

Jessica: Thank you so much. :) That makes me feel really good.

Nihrida: Yeah right!! You are my nail art idol! You have more talent in your pinky nail than I have in my whole body. :)

gildedangel: Thanks! :)

Michelle said...

WOW!!! Sooooo BEAUTIFUL!!! For Christmas, I ask Santa for an inkling of your talent. ;)

Liz said...

Michelle: Thank you so much. I don't usually feel like an artist! I think this is one of those manicures that I got a little lucky with. :)

amusedPolish said...

wow, i'm really impressed- it looks like it poped out of the picture/artwork

PowerLifterChick said...

I am floored!

You are one talented lady! have left me speechless!

Liz said...

amusedpolish: Thank you! :) That is so nice.

PowerLifterChick: Thank you so much. :)

Lucy said...

You painted this yourself? How amazing and beautiful. Your so talented. I'm lucky if I could do a smiley face! Very pretty and fantastic.

Felix wants you to check out my nail art!!

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