14.07.08 by Jeff

Animals in suits.

My vote for best new (relatively new) site goes to Etsy. If you’re looking to buy or sell anything handmade this is the newest addition to your selection of bookmarks. When I came across the work of Ryan Berkley I had to go lie down for awhile. This is the coolest series I’ve seen in a long time. I am really tempted to buy every single one of his illustrations of animals in suits. Someone shoulda told Wes Anderson to hire Berkley to help art direct Fantastic Mr. Fox – as much as I am a Wes Anderson fan there is no way Anderson’s characters will look as cool as these:



I love the little descriptions Berkley includes for each character too.

Check them out and buy Berkley’s prints on Etsy here:

http://www.etsy.com/shop.php?user_id=5404421













Jeff
Jeff Hamada is the Founder and Editor of Booooooom. He lives and works in Vancouver.



  • just ordered the cheetah. amazing prints.

  • Jessie Cacciola

    Hey, thanks for the compliment. you’ve got a pretty sweet blog here yourself. And Etsy is one of the best things online right now. so addicting. so refreshing. and so accessible. i love it. It’s like what Myspace is for artists — cuts out the middle man.
    – Jessie –

  • yea i only found out about it a couple month ago maybe – great site!

  • Good ones! It reminds me the work of a great BD artist named Guarnido (Blacksad)
    Big up!
    TM

  • david

    love this stuff! been finding some really good art with animals heads on bodies…if thats what your into check out mark weaver as well

  • allison

    this is the most fun ive seen in along time

  • Fantastic I love these





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