BIG & small
There is something about making an object miniature. Shrinking items down to teeny-tiny proportions makes them precious, more cherished . . .
tiny tea set
I had one of these when I was little — you?
sculpture carved from a pencil tip
Holy geez — these are awesome! Amazing! Go check them all out!
via kid robot
There is also something to be said for scaling up an every day object. To take something ordinary and blow it up giant-sized is to make one look at the object in a completely different way. Comical? Grand? Breath-taking? I guess it all depends . . .
Oldenburg is, of course, the king of big
see some more Claes Oldenberg here