These intricate paper collages are  the work of California based artistDavid Adey. He uses fashion magazines, and found google images as the starting point for his work… and then laser cuts, and craft-punches them into zillions of tiny fragments. He then meticulously pins each bit onto foam board, creating stunningly beautiful, and insanely elaborate mandalas.

These intricate paper collages are the work of California based artistDavid Adey. He uses fashion magazines, and found google images as the starting point for his work… and then laser cuts, and craft-punches them into zillions of tiny fragments. He then meticulously pins each bit onto foam board, creating stunningly beautiful, and insanely elaborate mandalas.

P&C Poolside Iron on patch Dimensions 3 1/2" by 3 1/2" #patch #patches #California #californialove #palmtrees #palmtree #sunset

P&C Poolside Iron on patch Dimensions 3 1/2" by 3 1/2" #patch #patches #California #californialove #palmtrees #palmtree #sunset

The 45 Most Powerful Images Of 2011 :  A University of California Davis police officer pepper-sprays students during their sit-in at an "Occupy UCD" demonstration in Davis, California

The 45 Most Powerful Images Of 2011 : A University of California Davis police officer pepper-sprays students during their sit-in at an "Occupy UCD" demonstration in Davis, California

photographer niaz uddin captured this colorful aerial image of california's Laguna beach, contrasting the azure blue of the ocean with the coastal town's orange-pink sands. photo by neohumanity

photographer niaz uddin captured this colorful aerial image of california's Laguna beach, contrasting the azure blue of the ocean with the coastal town's orange-pink sands. photo by neohumanity

This is what a satellite image of California would have look like in the mid-19th Century. (Notice the giant lake in the southern part of the state)

This is what a satellite image of California would have look like in the mid-19th Century. (Notice the giant lake in the southern part of the state)

For me California conjures images of endless pristine beaches, perfect weather, happy people and great food. It’s a cliché, but like all clichés, there’s got...

For me California conjures images of endless pristine beaches, perfect weather, happy people and great food. It’s a cliché, but like all clichés, there’s got...

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