Anna Lenabem makes amazing animated gifs like the one above. She is inspired by (what I think) is her native central Europe, and she does an amazing job. Her textures as page backgrounds are especially good.
To see more of her works including animations and gifs:
To see her rich textures and backgrounds (most available for download):
(Please note: These images are very laggy. Publish them with discretion on your web site or blog).