[Random Cool] Thrift Store Paintings Get Monster Upgrades! - Bloody Disgusting
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[Random Cool] Thrift Store Paintings Get Monster Upgrades!



Bloody’s Adam Dodd sent me over to Twisted Sifter, a site who caught wind of the coolest art series I’ve seen all year.

Asks the site, “Have you ever been to a thrift store (think Goodwill or Salvation Army) and noticed that they usually carry a small selection of landscape paintings? Artists Chris McMahon and Thryza Segal decided to inject a little fun into these discarded works and give them a second life by adding monsters to the scenic landscapes.

The trick is to match the paint originally used (e.g., acrylic or oil) and try to blend the monsters into the original scene as if they were always there. It can be a challenge if the original is too textured or old but the results (below) speak for themselves.”

Check out some of the insanely cool works of art below, some of which are available for purchase.. Which is your favorite? I’d hang these in my basement (if I had one).

Co-founded Bloody Disgusting in 2001. Producer on Southbound, the V/H/S trilogy, SiREN, Under the Bed, and A Horrible Way to Die. Chicago-based. Horror, pizza and basketball connoisseur. Taco Bell daily.