Princess Leia/vintage pinup

Thing-a-day guy Noah Scalin sez, "Artist Betsy VanDeusen created this wonderful Star Wars-ified version of a classic Elvgren pinup as part of her yearlong daily project! You can see the rest of her work on her blog, and read a recent interview about her project on my own blog."

She explains, "Starting on 2/27/2012, and working through 2/27/2013, I intend to work on my art daily. It will all be tied in to the "Retro Pinup" theme somehow. The important thing to me is the daily practice of working. I'm not necessarily interested in creating "finished pieces" on a daily basis (Taking a work to completion may take the accumulated efforts of a week, a month, or more- if the piece demands it). I just have so many ideas that I never follow up on, and this project gives me the incentive and excuse to focus on those ideas on a daily basis."

The Princess Leia Pinup. (Thanks, Noah!)


  1. Seems kind of sexist how often sexy images of women, mostly pinups are covered here. I can’t ever remember seeing one of sexy partly naked men.

    Might want to think about that. Sexism isn’t cool.

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