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Only the Most Refined People Will Appreciate Ballpoint Papi’s Work

Aren’t you just tired of good art? Fans of celebrities have been drawing life-like portraits of their idols for long enough. An Instagram user by the name of @tw1tterpicasso (also known as Ballpoint Papi) is filling the niche I never knew I needed: exaggerated, artistic caricatures of famous people done with only a ballpoint pen and zero fucks to give.

Some portraits are fairly spot-on, like this sketch that looks like Logic to me:

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@logic fan art

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Others are perhaps a little mean, such as this not-so-flattering Ariana Grande rendition:

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@arianagrande fan art

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The best take some creative liberties, such as this Jaden Smith masterpiece improved by the addition of a dog:

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@c.syresmith fan art

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I’m sure this account gets plenty of hate. The only thing I hate about it is that I didn’t think of it first!

[via Mashable]

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