“With Friends Like These…” chalk pastel drawings by Karin Bubaš.
Karin is also an amazing photographer: http://www.booooooom.com/2009/02/03/karin-bubas/
haha! I thought those people looked familiar! Gorgeous work
I’ve seen these before, the Heidi/Spencer one is awesome!
woow, awesome portraits! I like the one of Whitney the most :]
So I take it these are people in pop culture, just who exactly? I’m afraid I jumped off the TV train a few years back.
wow these are some pretty amazing portraits.
HAHA JUSTIN BOBBY! but it is kinda sad when you think you know people off tv…
these are hilarious
Omg that is Justin Bobby!
impressive! it took me a second to realise where I knew them from…like I thought they were something significant 🙂 still, these are really good
Beautifully executed, especially considering they’re done in chalk pastel. I love the use of a mid tone with added lights and darks.
great find jeff! great work karin!
Wow these are so awesome! They look exactly like the characters from the show..amazing work!
its that feeling when you zone out completely and everything in your vision blurs except the image or person you are focused on.
haha this is the funniest thing I’ve seen. heidi don’t look like that no mo’
OMG!!! I LOVE THESE!!! The Hills is my ultimate guilty pleasure and I don’t know why I’m so amused by these, but I am!
I love how you’re the only person to actually admit what show this is from. It seems like it really is a bit of a guilty pleasure. I’m not making fun or being mean or anything, I just thought it was kind of funny.
ha, after reading through the comments, you’re right! No one mentioned the name of the show! I felt almost self-conscious typing “the hills” even on something anonymous as this!
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