151 Records Found

United States

Most Baby Ostrich Eggs Attached To A Hat


Marsha drew attention from the haberdashery world by attaching six baby ostrich eggs to her hat. #BM2006

00:52 United States

Most "Wows" Elicited By A Balloon Sculpture

Ko & Clown

Ko’s intricate balloon sculpture resembling a woman with blond pigtails elicited 134 “wows”. #BM2006

United States

Most Hillary Clinton Posters On A Wall

Jerry Paffendorf

Jerry Paffendorf makes world history by hanging one Hillary Clinton poster on his wall, more Hillary Clinton posters on a wall than have ever officially been documented. Surprisingly, however, Paffendorf supported Clinton’s opponent. “Gobama!” he said.

07:09 United States

Most Money Destroyed for Profit

Jerry Paffendorf

Jerry Paffendorf destroys $72 American dollars with the express purpose of reselling it for more, a new world record. He began shredding the bills with a blender, but ultimately resorted to ripping the bills by hand. Paffendorf now plans to sell the creation as an artwork on eBay, with a starting price of $73. Paffendorf performed the feat on February 17, 2009 at a World Record Appreciation Society[] event at the Hemlock Tavern in San Francisco, California. Dan Rollman and Debbie Hampton were present as witnesses. [#WRAS04][]

United States

Largest Inflatable 'Smokey and the Bandit' Trans Am

Guy Overfelt

Guy Overfelt shows off his world record-holding 1,896 cubic inch inflatable Smokey and the Bandit Trans Am. The airfilled vehicle measures 204quot; long, 84quot; tall and 54quot; wide. Overfelt submitted the record on March 31, 2009. He keeps the vehicle at his home in San Francisco, California.

00:44 United States

Tallest Drawing Of A Short Person

Todd Lamb

Todd Lamb drew a person of someone with dwarfism measuring 10 feet, 8.25 inches in height. The illustration included boots with heels, but measurement was taken from the soles of the person's feet to the top of his head. Lamb completed the achievement on March 25, 2009 at a World Record Appreciation Society[] gathering in New York City. He drew using a Sharpie marker. Dan Rollman and Corey Henderson were present to witness and measure the drawing. [#WRAS05][]

United States

Most People Photographed In Front Of A Lichtenstein Reproduction During A Music Festival

Maximillian Chow

11 people stand in front of a Lichtenstein reproduction during a music festival, a new world record. The feat was achieved at Coachella on April 18, 2009.

United States

Most Salvador Dali Tattoos

R.M. Lavery

R.M. Lavery has two tattoos of Salvador Dali, a new world record. His tattoos were documented in Quincy, Massachusetts on April 29, 2009.

01:48 United States

Longest Exquisite Corpse T-Shirt Relay

Jessica Dunn

Nine people participated in a 900-meter exquisite corpse relay race, a new world record. The first participant ran 100 meters and drew part of a person on their t-shirt. The shirt was then transferred to the next relay member, who put it on and added to the first person’s drawing while running. This was done repeatedly, with each person running 100 meters, until the drawing of the person was complete. The record was set on June 17, 2009 in Indianapolis, Indiana. The relay participants were Jessica Dunn, Lindsay Gerlach, Courtney Hacker, Flounder Lee, Paul Miller, Kurt Nettleton, Kyle Channing Smith, Victoria Son and Courtney Ware. Lamar Richcreek was present as a witness.

United States

Most Images of '9' Spray Painted On A Rock

Ty Conner

Ty Conner and Thomas Gilmartin spray painted the number 9 157 times on a rock. They painted on The Rock, a legendary rock on the University of Tennessee[] campus.

United States

Largest Kite Made Of Newspaper And Q-Tips

Joel Kahn

Joel Kahn and Randi Prince built a kite measuring 3969 square inches (63in x 63in) using just newspaper and Q-Tips. They stipulated the frame and supporting structure had to be made entirely of Q-Tips and the rest of the kite made only with newspaper.

United States

Largest God's Eye

Kate Kendall

Led by Kate K., a group of people created a God’s eye measuring 139 inches in width. They set the record at BOX13 ArtSpace in Houston, Texas. Roughly 50 visitors participated in wrapping the giant sticks braced in the corner with the weave-able objects piled on the gallery floor.

United States

Most Trees Painted With A 12" Stripe

James Hiram Malone

James Hiram Malone painted 12-inch stripes on 33 trees. He used acrylic paint to achieve the feat. Anyone attempting to beat this feat must brush the trees by hand.

United States

Tallest Wildflower Hand Painted On A Tree

James Hiram Malone

James Hiram Malone painted a wildflower on a tree measuring eight feet in height. The measurement was taken from the base of the stem to the top point of the highest petal. Anyone attempting to beat this feat must paint the flower by hand. Toxic paints should not be used.

United States

Longest Continuous Radio Broadcast Featuring Dada And Surrealist Content

Richard Francis

Richard Francis and the KBOO Community put together a 101 hour-long program featuring recordings and re-creations of Dada and Surrealist life, events, and art. Read more about it here.

00:12 United States

Fastest Time To Draw Fred Flintstone

Alexander Dnimreven

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