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Artist Hilariously Adds Monsters to Thrift Store Paintings

Thrift store art is hardly the most exciting artwork out there... in fact, it might be the most boring kind. You know the type; watercolor paintings of scenery is about as exciting as it gets. So why not jazz it up a little, and add something exciting? Like monsters. perhaps! That's exactly what artist Chris McMahon does with "other people's landscape paintings at yard sales and Goodwill", giving them a whole new lease of life. Scroll through the pics below and check out his hilarious creations. 

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People Brilliantly Recreate Bad Amateur Paintings

Quarantine has undoubtedly brought out the creative side of people. A throwback to the Getty Museum Art Challenge will remind you of the time people recreated famous artworks, but a new challenge has taken that to the next level. Forget recreating famous artworks; now, people are recreating awful amateur paintings as found on the Facebook group Terrible Art In Charity Shops. Scroll through these hilarious recreations of really terrible artwork. 

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Artist Re-Imagines Disney Characters As Historical Paintings

Just when you think Disney characters have been re-imagined in every possible way -- BAM! 

There's another. 

I mean, we thought we saw the end of this trend when one artist re-imagined them as hot dogs

But oddly enough, whenever a new re-imagined scenario pops up, it's impossible not to scroll through and enjoy the sheer imagination and the obvious talent of the artists. 

Disney characters re-imagined as historical paintings is done by the talented Carlos Gromo, and you can follow his awesome work on Instagram! 

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Women In Paintings Having A Terrible, Terrible Time

We're not 100% sure who came up with these captions for these paintings featuring women looking beyond annoyed/bored, but we are forever grateful for their existence. 


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This Guy Offers Burgers To The Characters Of Classic Paintings And Wer'e Not Sure They Like It

Artist Gabriel Nardelli Araujo offers a very offbeat spin-off to his excellent series, The Canvas Project. This time he enjoys offering piles of burgers and fries to the characters of classical painting, bringing a large dose of saturated fats and junk food to the masterpieces of the art history. 

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The Obama's Presidential Portraits Were Revealed and People Were Ready With Memes

Both Michelle and Barak's portraits were recently unveiled and although painted beautifully... people on twitter just had to comment. And we just had to share because they are down right funny! 

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When Santa Claus Invites Himself In Classical Paintings

A series of very funny mashups created by artist photographer Ed Wheeler, who embarks Santa through a journey into classical painting. 

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Elle Magazine Recreated Classic Paintings With Real People

The famous magazine in Brazil is paying tribute to the history of art by recreating these beautiful iconic artworks using real people to feature in the covers of their December 2017.  

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