found via Tanis Alexis Laird and telegraph.co.uk
Dalton Ghetti is a Brazilian born, Connecticut based artist that carves miniature masterpieces from the tips of pencils. Using a razor blade, sewing needle and a sculpting knife, each piece takes anywhere between a few months to a few years. You can see more of his work here.
You can read more over at craftgossip.com. Simply amazing!