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Artist Adds Geekery To Thrift Store Paintings, Makes Them Awesome

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Artist Dave Pollot, who describes his work as “art with a sense of humor,” is doing a series of paintings where he adds geeky things to paintings he finds at thrift stores. The results are often subtle but still a great way to let your geek flag fly in your home decorating. Enjoy!

(via Laughing Squid)

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  • Anonymous

    Those are very fun. I like how he matches the style of his geekery to the style of the painting. Well played, sir. Well played.

  • Don B

    The wife of one of my co-workers does this!

  • B.G. Paulus

    Me, too. I’m not sure, but those /might/ be allusions to The Little Shop of Horrors:

  • Kim Williams

    Or Mario?

  • Miss Cephalopod

    My art school does this too!

  • B.G. Paulus

    Why not both? I hereby invoke the non-porn version of Rule 34:

  • Ashe

    Oh my god. The tie fighter flying through an idyllic, forested neighborhood is weirdly funny to me.

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