The following images are not illusions, they are masterpieces done creatively on a human canvas.
Although body painting has existed for a long time (tribal painting and “henna” hand painting), body painting has just now evolved into its own refreshing category of art. Body Art not only takes a mastery of skill in drawing or painting, an artist must also have the eye of an illusionists and the creative touch of an artist.
The San Francisco Globe recently put together a great piece on body art, included was an amazing compilation of body art images. Check out a variety of body art images below…
Some of the above images are done so well you can hardly tell at first that they are created with a human canvas (this is what the artist hopes).