Artists Imagine Famous Characters in Real Life

By: Bianca Bartz - Published:   Updated: May 20 2011 • References:
There's a massive wave of artists focused on 'untooning,' or creating images that could fall under the genre 'cartoons made real.' Essentially, these untooned cartoons are interpretations of what famous characters like the Simpsons, Charlie Brown, Popeye, Jessica Rabbit and Super Mario would look like if they were real.

Check out these truly innovative untooned cartoons in the photo slideshow below.

Implications - The target demographic for these ideas are pop culture junkies. These people have the desire to bring their beloved cartoon characters into real-life situations, bringing them closer to the fictional world of fancy and escape. Stats for 14 Untooned Cartoons Trending: Older & Buzzing
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