Artist Illustrates Well-Known Thriller Movies As Vintage Cartoons – Design You Trust

Artist Illustrates Well-Known Thriller Movies As Vintage Cartoons

The Shining
1

Sarah Sumeray is a digital artist working on Procreate, specialising in vintage comic book illustration and retro rubber hose cartoon-inspired pieces.

“I’m an artist based in London creating retro comic-inspired art and pop culture reimagined as vintage cartoons. My work aims to feature all you’d expect from aged kids’ comics – including faded halftones, paper folds and tears. All my work is created digitally and is influenced by the many comics taking over my home.” – Sarah Sumeray

More: Sarah Sumeray, Instagram, Etsy h/t: boredpanda

Nightmare On Elm Street
2

“Over the years I have explored a number of mediums and styles – from life drawing with charcoal, to surrealist art using acrylics and oils. I’ve always had an admiration of vintage art styles and it was only in the last few years when I discovered digital drawing, that I was really able to explore that further. Digitally-created art gets a bad rap in the art world but it allows you to take your imagination so much further… with none of the mess!

A fun fact about me not related to my art: I used to be a magician!”

Scream
3

“When it comes to influences, I take inspiration mostly from old comics. One particular illustrator that a number of my pieces are influenced is Dan Decarlo – a fantastic cartoonist who developed the iconic look of the Archie Comics. I also take inspiration from old rubber hose cartoons, particularly those created by the legendary Max Fleischer. As you can tell, I love horror films and some of his cartoons from the 1920s and 30s were like fantastic fever dreams. Watch Betty Boop: Snow White and you’ll know what I mean!”

Carrie
4

“The most challenging part of the creative process for me is being able to capture the essence of what I’m recreating, whilst producing it in a completely new style… but I love it! What I enjoy the most is working on the details to make my art look as authentically aged as possible.”

It
5

“It’s satisfying being able to recreate something from a bygone era and give it a whole new twist that’s relevant to the modern age. I think people get a kick out of seeing a segment of their childhood brought to life in that way. I have a few private commissions lined up and also a fun project that I’ve been helping out with for a band that I love, so that’s exciting!”

Us
6

Saw
7

Midsommar
8

Donnie Darko
9

Creepshow
10

An American Werewolf In London
11

Midsommar
12

The Exorcist
13

Twin Peaks
14

Fargo
15

The Black Phone
16

Nope
17

Twin Peaks
18

Archive 81
19

Twin Peaks
20

Twin Peaks
21

If you want more awesome content, subscribe to 'Oh, Design You Trust,' our brand new Facebook page! Trust me, you won't be disappointed.

More Inspiring Stories

Candid Photographs of Canadian Teenage Girls in the 1940s
Fumetti: The Collection of Finest Examples of Sleazy Lowbrow Art the World Has Ever Known
Playfully Illustrated Surfboards By Jean Jullien
Back When the Rotor Rides Were Fun and Dangerous!
Artist Reimagined And Illustrated 6 Movie Posters From His Favorite Films
Picture Hats: One Of The Favorite Fashion Styles Of Edwardian Women
Recognizable Characters Recreated By A Korean Artist In Her Own Style
In 1909, The Strand Magazine Imagined What Would Happen If Giant Insects Attacked London
"Fuel For The Soul": Outstanding Nostalgic Motorcycle Paintings Of David Uhl
Cool Retro Photos Capture People With Their Station Wagons From Between The 1950s And ’70s
These Artists Restore Old Damaged Photos And The Results Are Incredible
Photos Of Tokyo In The 1970s Seen Through The Eyes Of A Canadian Who Moved There At The Time
Amazing Color Photographs Capture Sun Bathers on the Beach in Cannes, France in 1948
These Humorous Stinker Station Signs Helped to Provide Comic Relief for Motorists in Idaho During the 1950s and ’60s
Photographer Celine Liu Photoshops Herself In Images Of Celebrities Found On The Internet
Stunning Photos Show Mercedes-Benz 190 SL's Assembly Line In February 1958
Remembering The Mod Top: Amazing Flower Powered Top Car Designs From The 1960s And 1970s
The Superb Noir Superhero Posters By Marko Manev
Beautiful Vintage Commercial Photos By Tom Kelley
Bizarre And Creepy Vintage Christmas Cards From The Victorian Era
Lamborghini Athon, an Amazing But Forgotten Concept Car From 1980
A Los Angeles Artist Is Selling $180 "Karen" Halloween Masks, Calling Them "The Real Monsters of 2020"
Bowie Fans Outside a David Bowie Concert, Including a Young Sid Vicious, at Earls Court, London, 1973
The Snail Family In Medieval Art