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Artist Creates Realistic Portraits With Tulle And Iron

His name is Benjamin Shine. You're welcome, world.

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Meet Benjamin Shine,

A British-born artist who works with (mostly) tulle and an iron to create...well, this.
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A British-born artist who works with (mostly) tulle and an iron to create...well, this.

His previous works includes a portrait of Obama, made from the American flag

*applause*

And remember this nifty little thing?

Yeah, he came up with that too.
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Yeah, he came up with that too.

But people are now rediscovering his portraits made out of tulle.

*gasp*
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*gasp*

With smart usage of lighting against the finely textured tulle, combined with the sheer hues of the fabric, Shining makes for a sense of flowing, glowing freedom in his collection(s).

I mean, how is this even allowed to exist? *gasps louder*
"The Dance"

I mean, how is this even allowed to exist? *gasps louder*

Personally, I still can't iron my clothes properly...

*is there enough oxygen in this room for us right now?*
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*is there enough oxygen in this room for us right now?*

He even made a portrait of him and his wife for his wedding,

talk about #weddinggoals
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talk about #weddinggoals

I, for one, cannot wait to see what he does next. Continue to shine, Benjamin

(He teamed up with Pieter Henket, a Photographer, for this piece)See what I did there? ;)
Photography By Pieter Henket / Via pieterhenket.com

(He teamed up with Pieter Henket, a Photographer, for this piece)

See what I did there? ;)

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