Tag: currency

Apr 17, 2019

These Coins Have Hidden Booby Traps And Secret Levers

These Coins Have Hidden Booby Traps And Secret Levers

Roman Booteen transforms US Morgan dollars into one-of-a-kind mechanical works of art

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Jan 24, 2019

Bry Marie Paints on Tiny Affordable Canvases

Bry Marie Paints on Tiny Affordable Canvases

Penny paintings by Bry Marie

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Aug 12, 2017

Epic Hobo Nickel: Guy Carves Silver Dollar with Trap Jaws and Golden ‘Bait’ Coin

Epic Hobo Nickel: Guy Carves Silver Dollar with Trap Jaws and Golden ‘Bait’ Coin

Russian artist Roman Booteen has carved one of the most intriguing ‘Hobo nickels‘ we’ve ever seen

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Feb 25, 2017

Money Lisa

Money Lisa

Hayley Whittingham made this creative portrait of Mona Lisa using US$12.54 and €1,30 worth of coins

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Dec 13, 2016

Next-Level Coin Stacking by @Thumb_Tani

Next-Level Coin Stacking by @Thumb_Tani

Twitter user @thumb_tani is truly the (gravity-defying) Master of Coin

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Oct 12, 2015

Norway Gets Cool New Banknotes

Norway Gets Cool New Banknotes

The Central Bank of Norway asks eight design studios to submit proposals for redesigned banknotes that will enter circulation in 2017.

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May 6, 2015

Artist Turns Discarded Keys and Coins Into Works of Art

Artist Turns Discarded Keys and Coins Into Works of Art

Michael, aka Moerkey, is an artist from Horsham, Victoria, Australia. The talented craftsman creates unique handmade balls, bowls and sculptures from discarded keys and coins; as well as reclaimed copper pipe and wire. In the series below, Michael bends and solders individual keys and coins into beautiful objects. Each item is made to order…

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