Contemporary art is all about experimentation and creativity. It's about breaking boundaries and trying out new things. And this is exactly what an artist from Baghdad, Iraq has done. Instead of using the usual pencil or watercolors in his paintings, Othman Toma relies solely on the colors of melted ice creams and popsicles.
Some people find it hard to believe that the nuance he has managed to achieve in his paintings really came from ice cream bars, but let's not go there just yet.
Here are some of his ice cream paintings: