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The God of Loss - Artwork by Master Paper Cut Artist Andrew Benincasa
Artwork on this is by MASTER paper cut artist Andrew Benincasa from New York. Check out his website for more incredible pieces AndrewBenincasa.com
Patrick Mathis plays Michael Jackson's "Smooth Criminal" on the barrel organ. This video quickly went viral. Visit his webpage patrickmathis.net
Google Doodle of Claude Bebussy's "Clair de Lune"
I believe the 19th Century moving panorama showman and women would have loved this.

Soundweaving: Artist Converts Folk Embroidery Patterns Into Paper Scores for Music Boxes. Hungarian design student Zsanett Szirmay has transformed embroidery stitches into music.  WOW!!!

2013 Thanksgiving Google Doodle
My ol' friends, The Hillbillies From Mars, did the music for this. Inspiring.
The World's Largest Collection of Rustic Automata
Hand-cranked Art by Casey Curran
CASEY CURRAN IS A SEATTLE-BASED ARTIST WHO IS GETTING INTERNATIONAL RECOGNITION FOR THIS KINETIC ARTWORK. THIS VIDEO IS FROM 2007, FIND MORE EXAMPLES OF HIS WORK ON YOU TUBE AND AT CASEYCURRAN.COM
Pipkin
This award winning, stop motion animation was made by Pamela Wyn Shannon, an artist from Wales. Plant dyed, felted wool. Pamela also composed and is singing the song. She is interested in making some crankies - can't wait to see that.
IT WOULD BE SO COOL TO HAVE A CRANKIE BOX ON WHEELS, LIKE THIS TOY THEATER IS ON WHEELS, BUT I WOULDN'T BE ABLE TO GET IT INTO MY CAR. . .
THIS MINIATURE TOY THEATER WAS MADE BY JOANNA HRUBY FROM THE UK. HOW DOES SHE DO THIS?
A Poem by Angie Pickman
Angie Pickman is one of my favorite paper cut artists. www.ruralpearl.com
Google Dootle tribute to Maurice Sendak
Google pays homage to the great children's book illustrator, Maurice Sendak with a circular, scrolling panorama.
Music Painting - Glocal Sound - Matteo Negrin