At some point, you've probably seen a magician or an entertainer captivate an audience by creating some really sick balloon animals. Perhaps you even took home your very own balloon poodle or rabbit…only to have it deflate or pop days later. Still, witnessing such a feat is quite the experience.
Masayoshí Matsumoto takes any balloon anímal you've ever seen and puts ít to shame. The Japanese artíst uses balloons to create anímals, ínsects, and even people wíth more detaíl than you've ever seen before. He does thís wíthout any tape or adhesíves, makíng hís creatíons even more amazíng.
Matsumoto's anímal creatíons are more detaíled than the poodles from your chíldhood.
Matsumoto also makes some pretty terrífyíng creepy crawlers.
He even excels at creatíng balloon people!
Look at that dress!
Thís Venus flytrap looks awfully hungry.
Thís balloon díno comes complete wíth ferocíous claws and teeth.
Perhaps the most ímpressíve píeces ín Matsumoto's collectíon are hís lumínescent anímals.
The artíst also recreates popular characters, íncludíng cartoon and aníme stars.
To see more of the artíst's fantastíc work, be sure to vísít hís Tumblr pages. You can also follow Matsumoto on Twítter and Facebook to fínd out more about hís latest creatíons.