Arts and crafts

From the world's most expensive painting to the largest crochet blanket, creativity knows no bounds with these incredible Guinness World Records titles.

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Largest stencil

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Largest stencil

The largest stencil measures 11.13 m² (119 ft ² , 115.5 in ² ) , achieved by Iconix, ProWalls and…

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Largest bobbin lace

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Largest bobbin lace

The largest bobbin lace measures 53.262 m² (573.3 ft²) and was created by Municipio De Vila Do Conde…

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Highest contemporary art gallery

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Highest contemporary art gallery

The highest contemporary art gallery is The Nautilus, situated at 4,300 metres above sea level in…

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Tallest sandcastle

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Tallest sandcastle

The tallest sandcastle measures 16.68 m (54 ft 9 in), achieved by schauinsland-reisen gmbh (Germany)…

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Largest margarine sculpture

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Largest margarine sculpture

The largest margarine sculpture is 1506.800 kg (3321.925 lbs) and was achieved by Devwrat Anand…

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Longest crocheted scarf - team

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Longest crocheted scarf - team

The longest crocheted scarf measures 14.089 km (46,223 ft 9 in) and was achieved by Mother India's…

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Largest fruit sculpture

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Largest fruit sculpture

The largest fruit sculpture is 5.95 m (19 ft 6 in) and was constructed by SAADEDDIN Co. (Saudi…

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Largest origami flower

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Largest origami flower

The largest origami flower has a diameter of 5.08 m (16 ft 8 in) and was created by Nina’s…

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Largest fabric marbling painting

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Largest fabric marbling painting

The largest fabric marbling painting measures 100 m² (1076 ft² 56 in²), created by Vilayetler…

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Largest knitting needles

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Largest knitting needles

The largest knitting needles measure 3.98 m (13 ft 0.75 in) long and have a diameter of 8.25 cm…

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Largest anamorphic print

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Largest anamorphic print

The largest anamorphic print is 4,227.50 m² (45,504.25 ft²) and was commissioned by Renault Trucks…

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Most expensive painting by a living artist

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Most expensive painting by a living artist

The most expensive living artist is Jasper Johns (USA) whose painting Flag (1958), one of a series,…

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Largest display of origami elephants

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Largest display of origami elephants

The largest display of origami elephants consists of 78,564 elephants, achieved by Wildlife…

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Most pots thrown in one hour by an individual

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Most pots thrown in one hour by an individual

The most pots thrown in one hour by an individual is 159, achieved by Joel Cherrico (USA), in…

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Largest display of crochet sculptures

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Largest display of crochet sculptures

The largest display of crochet sculptures is 58,917 items and was achieved by Mother India's Crochet…

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Largest chalk pavement art

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Largest chalk pavement art

The largest chalk pavement art measures 18,598 m² (200,187.2 ft²) and was achieved by Soulwash…

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Largest anamorphic pavement art

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Largest anamorphic pavement art

The largest anamorphic pavement art measures 2,807.39 m² (30,218.49 ft²) and was achieved by Yang…

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