08.08.11 by Jeff

Amy Bennett

Paintings by Amy Bennett, based on the detailed miniatures she builds.

Artist painter Amy Bennett paintings

Artist painter Amy Bennett paintings

Artist painter Amy Bennett paintings

Artist painter Amy Bennett paintings

Artist painter Amy Bennett paintings

Artist painter Amy Bennett paintings

Artist painter Amy Bennett paintings













Jeff
Jeff Hamada is the Founder and Editor of Booooooom. He lives and works in Vancouver.



  • Wow, wow, wow… these are the best peices of work I’ve seen in a while. Absolutely wonderful.

  • Jako

    nice like grandfaher´s memories :) nice

  • Karen

    Oh, my, like the stuff of real-life picturebooks (feels like a rhyming couplet or two should accompany each painting).

  • olle halvars

    It’s so much Utøya in those pictures. creepy timing

  • Ryan A.

    Jeff, is there anywhere that I could see higher res images of these?
    I’m super interested in seeing the little details.

    • head over to her website!

  • Really stuning!

  • WOW, these are incredible!

  • connie

    ! ! ! how does she do that ! ! !

  • wowww

    soo much depth in these. love it

  • lapetitefaon

    I can’t believe these. Jesus.

  • I had to come back for a second look…………





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