‘Dirty Little Secrets’ Dirt Illustrations by Sarah Rosado

by Sherry Riter in Art  

closeup Dirt Illustration Sarah Rosado

Sarah Rosado, New York-based illustrator and photographer, uses dirt as her medium to create art pieces. ‘Dirty Little Secrets’ is a project by Rosado who created hand-shaped objects such as a shoe, house, dog, flower, crown and other recognizable common objects using dirt from local parks.

When asked about the meaning of her Art, Sarah said, “Each image has it’s own meaning. Viewers can decide what they really see and what it means to them individually. Who knows, they may find some dirty little secrets.”

pretzel drink Dirt Illustration Sarah Rosado

plant flower Dirt Illustration Sarah Rosado

house Dirt Illustration Sarah Rosado

bridal dress shoes Dirt Illustration Sarah Rosado

camera  Dirt Illustration Sarah Rosado

crown shoe Dirt Illustration Sarah Rosado

skeleton Dirt Illustration Sarah Rosado

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{ 8 comments… read them below or add one }

1 Joan August 31, 2013 at 6:40 am

Since Sarah Rosado uses dirt from the local parks as the medium for her art, I am wondering if she ever finds bugs in her art. 🙂


2 Sherry Riter August 31, 2013 at 9:15 am

LOLOLOL I didn’t even think of that, but I bet she does since she uses local dirt from the park!!! Ewwwww! Creepy crawlies!!!!


3 Joan August 31, 2013 at 6:43 am

What if a clean freak mistook her art for dirt and vacuumed it up? 🙂


4 Sherry Riter August 31, 2013 at 9:16 am

LOL I have got to tell you a REALLLLLY funny story about a clean freak cleaning. You will *GASP* and then laugh your head off.


5 Tina August 31, 2013 at 10:50 am

Freaking Genius! I love this!!!


6 Sherry Riter August 31, 2013 at 3:05 pm

😀 I’m glad you like it! I am amazed by her work.


7 B Pope August 31, 2013 at 4:17 pm

What a classy, well designed website. And love the header pic especially Well done!

B Pope


8 Sherry Riter August 31, 2013 at 4:49 pm

Thank you so much Brent!!! 😀


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