Realistic Paintings Of Japanese Snacks And Drinks

[GIF: Polka]

Japanese artist Polka has an interesting specialty: Painting acrylic still-life portraits of snacks.

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Why paint flowers and fruits when there are Calorie Mate and Lunch Pack sandwiches?

The timer shows how many hours Polka works on each painting. There are many more clips on YouTube. Here are some highlights.


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Originally from Texas, Ashcraft has called Osaka home since 2001. He has authored six books, including most recently, The Japanese Sake Bible.

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leberschnitzel
Leberschnitzel

that’s minutes, not hours... right?