They were created by Guido Daniele. He originally started painting onto hands when he was hired by an advertising agency to do some body paintings of animals and it grew from there! Guido was instantly taken with the idea: "I researched each animal in depth to see how I could transfer it to a hand, and then set about bringing it to life". He spends about three to four hours painting each one and says that the hardest part is not the painting itself, but rather having to watch his paintings be washed down the drain and disappear on a daily basis.
We think it is a great way to combine art and innovation onto a canvas! Here are some of our favourites: