Ruth Marcus Combines Your Cat and Favorite Famous Person

By: Erin Kirkpatrick - Published: • References: etsy and io9
These cat portraits by Ruth Marcus successfully bring your furry friends closer to favorite celebrities, political leaders or role models. Marcus, who advertises on Etsy, creates customized, acrylic pet-celebrity portraits for serious cat-loving patrons.

If you’ve dreamed about having your precious Mr. Wiggles in a painting with David Hasselhoff, Barack Obama or Clint Eastwood check out Marcus's Etsy shop. You can choose to have any celebrity featured in the paintings and can even select a specific photograph you would like recreated. If these outlandish portraits tickle your fancy, simply send the artist photographs of your beloved fur-ball and decide on which celebrity is awesome enough to be pictured with your cat.

These portraits are available in a wide range of sizes, the largest size is a maximum of 16 by 20 inches. Ruth Marcus’s painted portraits sell for $250, so you better hope your cat appreciates it!