Is Luck an Illusion?

optical illusion drawing by J.D. Hillberry (5)
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I have always enjoyed trompe l’oeil, and artist J.D. Hillberry has dedicated a full section of drawings to this illusion technique. He says: “This entire image is drawn including the background, tape, and string.” [1]

optical illusion drawing by J.D. Hillberry (6)
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1. "A String of Memories." Jdhillberry.com. Retrieved on May 12th, 2012.

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