art

Once upon a time an education blog mistook artist Aja Kusick’s painting of the Eiffel Tower for an actual Van Gogh. Realizing that the legendary impressionist likely never saw the iconic structure, Kusick decided to embark on a new series of works inspired by his style and starring additional subjects he never laid eyes on. You, on the other hand, are probably quite familiar with them. [click to continue…]

Artist Isabelle Staub was experiencing a creative block, so she channeled her love of Disney to help her work through it. The result is a series of gorgeous digital paintings of Disney princesses in a “realistic” style. Check out more examples below. [click to continue…]

Artist Butcher Billy is known for his clever mashups of music and comics. This time, he’s used the titles of classic heartbreak songs as inspiration for Stephen King-style book covers. I’ll bet Man Eater is terrifying. [click to continue…]

Japan is well known for dispensing anything and everything through vending machines, so it’s increasingly difficult to find one that truly surprises you. This origami vending machine represents one of those rare moments. [click to continue…]

These realistic Ice King and Lemongrab Adventure Time busts from artist Adam Edwards are incredibly impressive. So much so that I don’t think that I could handle this level of creepiness in a live-action movie. Take a closer look below. [click to continue…]

Artist Joey Spiotto is back with some much-needed additions to his Little Golden Book covers series. These additions include Logan, Westworld, Suicide Squad, The Matrix, They Live, The Walking Dead and more. Check them out below. [click to continue…]

Since we last checked in, anime artist artist Thomas Romain has been hard at work transforming concept sketches from his two sons into professional quality illustrations. Let’s see what they’ve been up to lately shall we? [click to continue…]

Own The Head Of Cthulhu

I can’t say that I’m a huge fan of collectible busts, but I could use a centerpiece to my Cthulhu shrine. Artist Dominic Qwek wants to deliver with an 11.5″ fully painted polystone Cthulhu bust that was originally part of a model kit release by Gecco back in 2015. [click to continue…]

This painting speaks to me. It says “caaaan doo” but, alas, Mr. Meeskeeks cannot get Hot Pockets to heat evenly, so he despairs. His existence is pain—it says it right there on his car window decal. Blame falls squarely on the shoulders of artist Travis Simpson for bringing him into this horrible world. [click to continue…]

Then again, unless you’re prepared to commit 400-500 hours to an accent wall this is probably not the project for you. In fact, that number doesn’t fully put the amount of work involved into perspective. [click to continue…]