Inspirational product design eMagazine
Is the girl in the picture a part of the paint or a real one?
If you thought she is part of the painitning…you are right!
The paintings, which have fooled many, were created by John Pugh, who specialises in trompe l’oeil – ‘trick of the eye’ art.
He uses his skills to delude the viewer into seeing 3D scenes painted on flat surfaces.
‘It seems almost universal that people take delight in being visually tricked.’
His works can been seen all over the world, including in the artist’s home state California.