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The Great Wave off Kanagawa Papercraft by Andrea Russo

Photo: AndreaRusso/Flickr Andrea Russo was inspired by the early 19th century Japanese artist Katsushika Hokusai’s iconic The Great Wave off Kanagawa to create this marvelous paper version: [...]

Hokusai’s The Great Wave Painted Using Coke

(YouTube Link) Who knew that Coke and traditional Japanese art were the two great tastes that taste great together? Watch Phil Hansen go to work on a gigantic reproduction of Hokusai’s painting “The Great Wave of Kanagawa” using a most refreshing medium-Coca Cola! He will even show you how you can try your hand at painting with Coke, [...]

Uprisings Bookend – Inspired by The Great Wave off Kanagawa

Uprisings Bookend – $74.95 Uprisings bookend is based on the art duo Kozyndan’s take on Hokusai’s classic Japanese woodblock print The Great Wave off Kanagawa (c. 1829 – 32). The 9-1/2″ tall piece (with bunnies!) is made from rotocast vinyl, produced by designer toy maker Munky King and is available from the NeatoShop. It works great as [...]