The ongoing online phenomenon of ‘Sleeveface’ is one or more persons obscuring or augmenting any part of their body or bodies with a record sleeve or sleeves, thereby causing an illusion.
21 Sleeveface images for 2021
Over the years, the funny phenomenon of Sleeveface has become hugely popular, inspiring many people to try their hand at it in an effort to produce the most convincing visual effect possible.
The best part about Sleeveface is seeing how creative people get with this project. Besides choosing the basics of which album cover to use, what clothes to wear, and how to position your body, there are an endless number of creative possibilities to make your image really stand out.
Many people incorporate props, use multiple albums covers, or even show some skin to try to create the funniest and most seamless picture they can. The result is a terrific, ongoing project that allows anyone to adopt different identities, play with optical illusions, and unleash their creativity.
This is a small selection of just 21, so we suggest you check out the website for hundreds more clever and funny Sleeveface images, or follow Sleeveface on Twitter.
HOW TO SLEEVEFACE (INSTRUCTIONAL VIDEO)
An instructional video with everything you need to get started on your own Sleeveface. Director: Ewan Jones Morris|Voiceover: Huw Stephens|Music: Truckers of Husk|Audio Recording: Andy Davidson|Featuring: Iain Peebles, Paul Barnett, Leah Roberts, Kate Speiss, John Rostron, Carl Morris, Judith Meijer, Carl Rylatt.