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Detroit based blogger and artist, Eric Millikin has a sweet tooth for classic monsters, he also has a clever idea how to use left over Halloween candy–create pop art style mosaic portraits using nothing but candy wrappers.

Thanks to Nick Rieman for today’s fodder.

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In continuing the trend of  transforming mundane objects into eye catching mosaic portraits, Chicago born artist Mary Ellen Croteau has created a 8′ x 7′ self portrait out of plastic bottle caps. The piece consists of thousands of multicolored caps strategically set in place, with no paint being used other than to create shadows in a few instances where the white board was visible. Click the link below to check out larger photos of the self portrait and couple other pieces in the ‘Bottle Caps’ installment.