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BRAINVOMIT

Femme comic artist that loves blues jams, zombies, sci-fi, and Batman.
21-years-old and currently studying to be a high school art teacher.
Located in scenic "Middle of Nowhere, Desert."
Feb 8 '11
“The story behind Yamamoto’s salt sculptures is sweet and sad. His sister died of brain cancer more than a decade ago. To honor her memory, he began sketching with salt — in Japan, a traditional symbol for purification and mourning. The meandering patterns are meant to convey a sense of eternity.”
[source: Fastcodesign.com]

The story behind Yamamoto’s salt sculptures is sweet and sad. His sister died of brain cancer more than a decade ago. To honor her memory, he began sketching with salt — in Japan, a traditional symbol for purification and mourning. The meandering patterns are meant to convey a sense of eternity.”

[source: Fastcodesign.com]

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