Ferdinand Cheval (born 1836 in Charmes-sur-l’Herbasse, Drôme, France; died 19 August 1924) was a French postman who spent thirty-three years of his life building Le Palais idéal (the “Ideal Palace”) in Hauterives. The Palace is regarded as an extraordinary example of naïve art architecture.
today in my drawing class, we watched a documentary about this guy name ra paulette who lives in northern new mexico who digs giant secret caves and they’re the most gorgeous and incredible things i’ve ever seen. and right now, he’s working on his biggest project that he says is going to take him about ten years. its so so so so cool!