If you want a quick smile -
Or a quick decorating idea -
Head over to Slate’s gallery, “Put A Monster On It,” which features artists who take old yard-sale paintings of landscapes and insert their own monsters / robots / zombie mermaids into the scene.
(The green guy at left is by Christopher McMahon.)
What do you think about this technique – is it cool and innovative, or would you feel a twinge of disrespect to the original artist?