This Innovative Artist Paints Eye-Opening Creations On Tiny Canvases

“Makeup can be so much more than meets the eye,” Tal Peleg writes, and she means that quite literally.

Plenty of makeup artists can deftly wing out black eyeliner with a flick of the wrist, but turning eyelids into canvases for miniature paintings requires a pretty unique skillset. Instead of hosting smokey eyes and cut creases, Peleg’s eyes serve as windows into the books, plays, films, and myths that we all know and love.


“Moulin Rouge”


“The Wizard of Oz”

“Mary Poppins”

“The Princess Bride”

“The Sound of Music”

“The Giving Tree”

“The Shining”

“Pet Cemetery”

“The Moomins”

“Les Miserables”

“How to Train Your Dragon”

“The NeverEnding Story”

“Pandora’s Box”

“Big Hero 6”

“Little Red Riding Hood”


“The Diary of Anne Frank”

“Snow White”

(via My Modern Met)

Tal Peleg is pretty prolific in her scope, so if your favorite story didn’t make an appearance in this roundup, look for it on the artist’s Facebook and Instagram pages! Be sure to follow her for regular updates.

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Would MAC Ever Release A Selena Makeup Collection?

MAC has responded to a petition urging the company to commemorate the late Mexican-American star.

1. This is Selena Quintanilla. Singer. Performer. Icon. And beautiful person.

2. Currently, there’s a petition to have MAC Cosmetics, which often features celebrityinspired makeup, dedicate a limited-edition collection to Selena.

3. The petition notes that such a collection would be particularly meaningful for Selena’s Latina fans:

4. Fans are also encouraged to participate by using the hashtag #SELENAQUINTANILLAforMAC.

More than just a lipstick..â¤ï¸ #SelenaQuintanillaForMAC (I signed the petition..) @Change via @pattyrodriguez

— ABC7Alysha (@Alysha Del Valle)

7. As of this posting, the petition has amassed over 20,000 signatures.

8. The petition comes amid plans to commemorate the 20th anniversary of the Mexican-American singer’s death.

In Corpus Christi, Texas, Selena’s resting place, plans include a two-day festival with live music and a screening of her biopic, Selena, which stars Jennifer Lopez as the singer.


MAC Cosmetics has responded with the following:

“The loyalty and enthusiasm of Selena’s fans are clearly evident and we love this. M·A·C admires the passion and joy Selena brought to the world. She was an amazing person with amazing talent. We consider all types of feedback like this as we plan our collaborations.” BF_STATIC.timequeue.push(function () { document.getElementById(“update_article_update_time_5019210”).innerHTML = UI.dateFormat.get_formatted_date(‘2015-02-18 15:24:29 -0500’, ‘update’); });

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