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Artist illustrates Charlie Brown from ‘Peanuts’ as famous horror genre characters

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By Inigo del Castillo in New Illustration on Thursday 26 March 2015

Charlie sure makes for a cute serial killer or psychopath. In his series ‘Run for Your Life, Charlie Brown’, UK-based cartoonist Dennis Davies re-imagines one of our favourite ‘Peanuts’ characters as famous horror genre icons. Illustrating in the style of Charles M. Schulz, Davies transforms Charlie Brown into villains like Freddy Krueger, Jason Voorhees, and Sadako.

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Big Hero 6’s Baymax portraying himself as other Disney characters is adorable

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By Inigo del Castillo in New Illustration on Tuesday 24 March 2015

Disney rebooting all of its films with Baymax as the main characters sounds like a great idea! Scotland-based artist Demeria Skye has come up with a series of doodles that imagines Big Hero 6’s Baymax as different Disney characters.

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Artist turns coffee stains into realistic paintings of pop culture characters

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By Inigo del Castillo in New Illustration on Monday 23 March 2015

Art that’s sure to perk up your morning. UK-based illustrator Maria A. Aristidou creates paintings of famous characters not with paint but with something more brew-tiful: coffee.

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We’ve gone too far: Disney Princesses reimagined as lukewarm bowls of water

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By Inigo del Castillo in New Illustration on Wednesday 18 March 2015

We’ve officially gone overboard, internet. BuzzFeed community member ‘Dannnnnnnnnnnny’, created a parody of the whole ‘Disney Princesses as…’ mashup phenomenon by depicting them as lukewarm bowls of water. Yes, you heard that right.

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Think science is just for guys? One illustrator is celebrating the mighty accomplishments of women in science

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By Lisa Ann Jansen in New Illustration on Wednesday 18 March 2015

Science is definitely not a guys-only field. Artist Rachel Ignotofsky knows this all too well and creates a series of imaginative illustrations inspired by the women who changed the course of history through science.

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Cute illustrations show that even famous monsters have problems

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By Inigo del Castillo in New Illustration on Wednesday 11 March 2015

It appears that monsters have their metaphorical monsters to deal with too. In a series of adorable illustrations, artist Teo Zirinis of ‘HandsOffMyDinosaur!’ imagines what it would be like if famous monsters had issues and feelings just like us. Turns out, we’re not too different after all.

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Adelaide gal uses cute animations to attract Google’s attention… and they ignore her

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By Rachel Oakley in New Illustration on Friday 6 March 2015

What does it take to get a job at Google? Apparently much more than cute animated creatures. Lisa Vertudaches from Adelaide, South Australia, made an entire animated video resumé to apply for the position of Google Doodler, and she didn’t even get a call.

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Vice President Joe Biden gets a little too cozy with these helpless anime characters

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By Rachel Oakley in New Illustration on Thursday 5 March 2015

Joe Biden has been caught out getting a little too cozy – a la John Travolta – lately. His hands just won’t quit. So a few anime lovers took this situation into their own hands and imagined a world where the United States Vice President gets up close and too personal with the characters from the show Love Live!

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Check this out: this is body art, BODY ART! Simply amazing

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By Nicole Hughes in New Illustration on Thursday 5 March 2015

These super trippy optical illusion designs are the work of body-paint artist Natalie Fletcher from Oregon. There is no digital enhancement of these images: it was just freehand airbrush painted on the back of her boyfriend, Todd.

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Superheroes with realistic bodies show us that even average is extraordinary

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By Inigo del Castillo in New Illustration on Tuesday 3 March 2015

We’ve long loved superheroes for the seemingly impossible things they do. Sadly, we’ve also long loved the seemingly impossible bodies they have. The team at Bulimia.com, a website dedicated to helping people with eating disorders, is trying to change that.

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Hilarious illustrations show how dogs see the world differently from us

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By Inigo del Castillo in New Illustration on Wednesday 25 February 2015

Ever wondered what goes on in your dog’s adorable little head? College Humor, in collaboration with artist Robert Brown, gives us a pretty good idea in their hilarious series ‘What Everything Looks Like To Dogs’.

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Charles Darwin’s kids doodled all over his original manuscript… and he was ok with it

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By Rachel Oakley in New Illustration on Tuesday 24 February 2015

Obviously when Charles Darwin was writing up his manuscript On the Origin of Species, there were no home computers around. And typewriters had just been invented, so he was left to the trusty pen to gather his thoughts. And as life goes, when you write with pen and paper, you’re bound to have something spill on that manuscript and ruin it. 

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Cool boyfriend had his girlfriend drawn as a Disney princess for Valentine’s

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By Inigo del Castillo in New Illustration on Tuesday 17 February 2015

Brian Flynn just set the bar for lavish, heart-melting Valentine’s Day gifts. Instead of getting his girlfriend Manini Gupta the usual flowers and chocolates, Flynn gave her something more magical: he turned her into a Disney princess.

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Famous 80s villains reimagined as neon album covers

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By Inigo del Castillo in New Illustration on Wednesday 11 February 2015

Since you’d totally go to a concert headlined by a guy named DJ Shredder or DJ Skeletor, illustrator Rocky Davies has created a series about supervillains choosing music careers over a life of crime.

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Funny illustrations show us what superheroes look like when they get old

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By Inigo del Castillo in New Illustration on Friday 6 February 2015

It looks like our favorite superheroes have finally met their match: old age. In his amusing series ‘Famous Oldies’, Chicago-based artist Alex Solis (who we’ve featured previously) imagines what it’s like for pop culture characters to actually grow old. Spoiler: it’s not that exciting.

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