You Probably Recognize This Work Of Art, But It’s Keeping A Tiny Secret.

Fidai wasn’t always a professional artist. In fact, he had to lose his job as a lawyer to really harness his craft.
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“I was a lawyer near Ufta, Russia, when I was laid off,” he writes. “Rather than find another office job, I devoted myself to art. I can now support my family by selling these miniature works.”
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When it comes to choosing subjects for this series, he loves recreating some of the world’s most iconic images.
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“My favorite canvas is the humble pumpkin seed,” he writes. “Its smooth, white surface is perfect for making tiny copies of paintings like Van Gogh’s Starry Night.”
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Fidai also creates more traditional work, but there’s a distinct difference between those projects and his miniatures.
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According to the artist, “When I work with oil on canvas, it’s more emotional and expressive. When I’m painting with acrylic on seeds, it’s a matter of hard work and attention to detail.”
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Although he loves drawing inspiration from classic works, he’s also a lover of pop culture. Like just about everyone else, he’s a huge fan of Breaking Bad. Why not show the cast a little love, too?
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He also created a timely nod to this beloved franchise.des8