Yes, these carpets are fingerpainted!

Benjamin Rabe

You think printing out your iPhone art is already a cool thing? Matthew Watkins went a step further: he wants you to actually walk on fingerpaintings and had two of his fabulous paintings crafted into beautiful handmade Tibetan carpets.

lost bunny Tibetan carpet, by Matthew Watkins

"lost bunny" Tibetan carpet, by Matthew Watkins

Here’s the iPhone painting it is based on:

lost bunny, by Matthew Watkins

lost bunny, by Matthew Watkins

The carpets were handmade in Katmandu by Di Nepi of Rome, this is the second set:

fiat 500 Tibetan Carpet, by Matthew Watkins

"fiat 500" Tibetan Carpet, by Matthew Watkins

Fiat 500, by Matthew Watkins

Fiat 500, by Matthew Watkins

These carpets will be on display on Matthews upcoming art-show ‘L’ARTE AI TEMPI DELL’IPHONE‘ in Bari, Italy.


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