A well-known American digital artist named Ross Tran has over 1 million followers on Instagram and 1.2 million subscribers on YouTube. He has gained popularity by creating amazing artwork of known characters and creating step-by-step tutorial videos on how he does it. He has even worked for Walt Disney Pictures.

Ross has an amazing Shiba Inu pup named Milo. So he decided to create a project dedicated just for him. The artist redrew photographs he had taken with Milo and turned them both into cartoon characters. Some illustrations are adorable, showing Milo in beachwear or wearing an adorable shark costume, some more epic, where the pup is a mythical creature or Captain America's sidekick.

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That Guy
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1 year ago

Perfect. This is all I needed in life

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"Ross loved making up characters and worlds as a kid, which is something that hasn't changed much over the years. He began pursuing art more seriously at 16 and moved from San Jose to Los Angeles a year later for a degree in Industrial Design. By 19, he had worked on his first feature film, Earth to Echo, as a character designer. A while after, he took a break to try his hand at acting, only to find a home on YouTube with his channel RossDraws—where he makes lots and lots of art. He also loves his dog Milo, but everyone knows that," Ross' website says about his journey.

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WILLIAM FAULK
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1 year ago

in the cartoon, she looks like she would be his gf, but she might be his mom, LOL

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Ross started his YouTube channel in 2011. From then on, he became one of the more known art channels on the platform. He not only makes educational videos on how to draw, he also makes them fun and exciting. He does all sorts of challenges, like his recent video where he redraws the Mona Lisa in his own style. Go check him out if you want to learn how to draw or just need a fun new channel to watch.

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𝓴𝓪𝔀𝓪𝓲𝓲_𝓐𝓾𝓭𝓻𝓮𝔂 💖
1 year ago

The matching outfits are ADORABLE!!!!

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Ross's content revolves around all kinds of nerdy things like video games, animated movies, anime, and manga. He likes to draw characters from Overwatch, Disney, Avatar: the last Airbender, and many more. He has a fun series where he recreates his old art, or the art his fans draw.

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whitney sweat
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1 year ago

so creative! I admire artists who can make a piece with different clothing/poses than the reference, that's not a skill I have!

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The biggest star of Ross's videos is obviously Milo the Shiba Inu pup. Ross got him in 2016 while he was still a puppy. Shibas are know to be agile, energetic dogs and Milo is a perfect example of that, always full of energy and ready to cause some mischief—like chewing on wires or digging up plants, as Ross mentions in the video where he introduced Milo to his audience.

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whitney sweat
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1 year ago

FAIRY SHIBA I REPEAT FAIRY SHIBA

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What do you think about these illustrations? Which one is your favorite? Tell us in the comments and don't forget to show some love for the amazing artist and his adorable companion.

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Amber Phillips
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1 year ago

the dogs face in pic one LOL

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me
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1 year ago

Two different vibes, but I'm digging them both

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Neil Srivatsa
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1 year ago

That cute yellow bird is in most of the drawings. It's like a tiny companion

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WILLIAM FAULK
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1 year ago

Wow, that dog must have a GREAT life!

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Charlotte Soliven
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1 year ago

Swoozie? Is that you?

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Neil Srivatsa
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1 year ago

There's a tiny black cat on the giant robo-dog!

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WILLIAM FAULK
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1 year ago

THE DOG IS ADORABLE!!!! I wish I could larn to draw like that... I dig it tho

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Neil Srivatsa
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1 year ago

The Shiba has a tiny sword on his back

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Dotzilla
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1 year ago

Yes! Power Shiba!

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WILLIAM FAULK
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1 year ago

I love that! dog: *slurps from cup* "sup ladies?"

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Natasha Arceo
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1 year ago

this one is my fav

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Dotzilla
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1 year ago

Such a luxurious tail!

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AJA MASON
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1 year ago

This one is my personal fav

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Amber Phillips
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1 year ago

bone please

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