Top 10 Amazing Miniature Sculptures

They can take an average of eight weeks to complete, the average size is just 0.005mm each and it is both mentally and physically challenging to make them because the artist has to control his nervous system and breathing to ensure he does not make even the tiniest movement. This is the World of miniature sculptures, art so small it fits into the head of needle, and the master of them is Willard Wigan…

 


Top 10 Amazing Miniature Sculptures

BONUS CONTENT: Top 10 Facts About The Worlds Smallest Animals


 

Miniature Sculpture: Humpty Dumpty
Miniature Sculpture: Humpty Dumpty

10 – Humpty Dumpty
www.willard-wigan.com

FACT: Called “Tinker Toy” The Worlds smallest cat on record was just 7 cm (2.75 in) tall and 19 cm (7.5 in) long when full grown!

Miniature Sculpture: Chopper
Miniature Sculpture: Chopper

9 – Chopper
www.willard-wigan.com

FACT: The smallest bird species in the World is the bee hummingbird and it measures about 57 mm (2.24 in) on average.

Miniature Sculpture: Camels
Miniature Sculpture: Camels

8 – Camels
www.willard-wigan.com

Fact: Not known for being small, but the World’s smallest elephant is a Borneo pygmy which is only 5 ft 6 in fully grown.

Miniature Sculpture: Owl
Miniature Sculpture: Owl

7 – Owl
www.willard-wigan.com

FACT: Called a very fitting “Thumbelina” is the Worlds smallest horse which measures just 17.5 in tall!

Miniature Sculpture: Hilltop Church
Miniature Sculpture: Hilltop Church

6 – Hilltop Church
www.willard-wigan.com

FACT: The Worlds smallest species of shark is a dwarf lantern shark and is a very tiny 6.3 in from nose to tail.

Miniature Sculpture: Earth from Space
Miniature Sculpture: Earth from Space

5 – Earth from Space
www.willard-wigan.com

FACT: The Worlds smallest dog is a female Chihuahua called “Miracle Milly” and she is a very tiny 3.8 in tall!

Miniature Sculpture: Harry Potter
Miniature Sculpture: Harry Potter

4 – Harry Potter
www.willard-wigan.com

FACT: The Worlds smallest centipede is a Hoffman’s dwarf centipede and is an almost microscopic 0.4 in long fully grown!

Miniature Sculpture: Hulk
Miniature Sculpture: Hulk

3 – Hulk
www.willard-wigan.com

FACT: The Worlds smallest ostrich called “Tom Thumb” (appropriate name for sure) was just 50 inches tall! that is one tiny ostrich indeed.

Miniature Sculpture: Superman
Miniature Sculpture: Superman

2 – Superman
www.willard-wigan.com

FACT: The world’s Smallest Snake is just 4 inch long and it often mistaken for being a discarded spaghetti noodle!

Miniature Sculpture: Star-Wars
Miniature Sculpture: Star-Wars

1 –  Star-Wars
www.willard-wigan.com

FACT: The world’s smallest fish is a “Paedocypris progenetica” and is only 0.3 inches long, but some can grow to just 0.1 inches!

26 thoughts on “Top 10 Amazing Miniature Sculptures”

  1. I’ll stick to beans, please don’t tell me there’s a bug that looks like a bean or I’ll cry.

  2. And me. But art at this level is something far beyond what we can learn, this is something so special you have to be born to do it.

  3. The owl is very cool, I would love to see art like this in real life, I think until you see how small it is you can’t truly appreciate it. Or maybe it is so small you can’t see it with the naked eye!

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

four + 18 =