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A Geeky Art Tribute To The Avengers And Maurice Sendak

In the midst of Avengers mania we lost a seminal talent in children’s literature-Maurice Sendak, so DeviantARTist AgarthanGuide decided to pay tribute in a manner most befitting an ubergeek-by turning the Avengers into a parade of Wild Things! I like that Black Widow is waving a banner that says “Shield!”, and all the detail that went [...]

Where The Hip Things Are

Whodathunk that the wild Things are so hip? Check out this and more clever illustrations by Chilean illustrator Alvaro Arteaga: Link – via Abduzeedo

Christopher Walken Reads Where The Wild Things Are

(YouTube Link) This reading of Maurice Sendak’s classic children’s book Where The Wild Things Are by Christopher Walken isn’t meant to amuse kids, but rather to make us grown folks chuckle while we imbibe our bubbly adult beverages. And whether this is Walken or an impersonator doesn’t really matter, because the narrator’s descriptions of what’s going [...]

Twitter Avatars by Ape Lad

Adam “Ape Lad” Koford did a set of Twitter avatar designs based on the outline of the Twitter bird. I particularly love the one based on Where The Wild Things Are. Can’t wait for the new ones (get crackin’ Adam!) Link | Apelad’s Tweets

"Where the Wild Things Are" Chalk Wall Art Timelapse video

[YouTube - Link] It took over 11 hours to create these two “Where the Wild Things Are” chalk murals at Arnold DC, a Washington ad agency. Watch the timelapse video of their creation, using over 1,500 stills. Really cool. From the Upcoming ueue, submitted by branwellington.