Dad Turns His 6-Year-Old Son’s Drawings Into Hilariously Strange Reality

Tom Curtis and his 6-year-old son, Dom, love drawing together, and Dom’s imagination can run pretty wild when he’s doodling. So Curtis decided to bring Dom’s pictures to life via his Instagram project, ‘Things I Have Drawn’.


Tom takes his son’s drawings of anything from spaceships, to butterflies, to bikes…


…and puts them in the real world.


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Tom believes that children’s art is undervalued for their adorable attempts to capture reality, and thinks that his son’s drawings should be treasured, not overlooked.


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He uses Photoshop to professionally render Dom’s drawings, even recreating a realistic (and slightly terrifying) version of the smiley faces Dom draws.


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Even when Tom himself is the subject of Dom’s art.

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“The original premise wasn’t that I took Dominic’s drawings and showed what they might look like,” explains Tom.


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“Instead, the idea is about imagining a world in which kids’ drawings are accurate and the things they draw are real.”


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“It’s just us silly adults that don’t see them because we’re not looking hard enough.”


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You can keep up with the creative duo on Instagram.

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