Artist Ben Avlis Creates Creepy Illustrations That Change Dramatically When Unfolded
Who doesn’t love surprises? And if you’re anything like us who are fascinated with horror or scary stuff then you’re really in for a treat. Known for his cleverly creepy art, American artist Ben Avlis is here to make your nightmare demon happy. This talented artist creates drawings on folding paper and pulls it out to reveal hidden details. His drawings might look innocently cute at first. But of course, this is where the paper pullout does the magic.
When the folded paper is pulled up, an unexpected side of the illustration appear. The previously cute drawing suddenly turns into a stuff of nightmare that is sure to tap into your horror-loving side. So if scary things are your guilty pleasures then you’re going to enjoy his paper pop-up creepy art. His sketch of a guy wearing a face mask, for example, looks innocent enough at first. But once the folding paper is pulled up, the man turns into a hideous monster with sharp teeth, ghoulish eyes, menacing claws, and other disturbing appendages sticking out from its mouth.
Well, it’s hard to put his creepy art into words and you really need to see his clever drawings to understand what we mean. We’ve gathered some of his best creations on the list below to give you a horrific surprise you’d never expect to see. You can also follow Ben Avlis on Instagram to see his other works that are equally as disturbing and eerie as his paper pullout masterpieces.