You can't run away from your problems. But you can at least poke fun at them! 31-year-old Russian artist Anastasia 'Stushona' Ivanova tackles her daily struggles in amusing comics, and her creative outlet seems to be easily overcoming the annoying little things.

Stushona has a background in illustration but has been drawing comics for only 8 months now. "The character is my alter ego," she told Bored Panda. "It's a reflective girl who finds non-standard ways of solving problems."

"I draw topics that bother me," she said. "Through comics, I express my attitude towards the world. [I believe that] self-irony is the best way to deal with troubles."

When there's no inspiration, Anastasia claims she travels or turns to her friends, borrowing their experiences for her works. "I have offended them in my comics," the Chelyabinsk-based artist confessed. Scroll down to check out her amusing strips and upvote your favorites!

More info: Instagram | Facebook (h/t brightside)

#1

Confrontation In Subway

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stellermatt 1 year ago

surely everyone's comfy now yeah?

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#2

Catwoman

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Hans 1 year ago

Finally the realistic version!

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#3

Addiction

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stellermatt 1 year ago

*puts in patent for new design*

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#4

Soup With A Cat

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Evgeniya Khon 1 year ago

Cat's hair has a magic power of ending up in every food you eat regardless of where the cat is.

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#5

Autumn Walks🍃🍂

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MagicalUnicorn 1 year ago

that's how i met my boyfriend actually :D

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#6

Cup Of Coffe

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~Ravenclaw~ OwO 1 year ago

Still not enough!

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#7

Strong And Independent

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jenna 1 year ago

***Sneezes...***

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#8

Optimist

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Zori the degu 1 year ago

Deserves the top!

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#9

Shopping

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stellermatt 1 year ago

i went shopping on amazon the other day, saw a horse I liked so clicked 'add to cart'...

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#10

Sleeping Beauty

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Hans 1 year ago

This is how I always imagined it.

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#11

Solar Eclipse

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frank0ys 1 year ago

...That's another way to put it. :)

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#12

Briefly About My September

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stellermatt 1 year ago

yes please.

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#13

There Are No Unsolvable Problems

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Hans 1 year ago

That's a clever attitude.

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#14

Грустненько..

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Raven Skymaven 1 year ago

I wonder if she was doing this before she drew it

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#15

Good Morning

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C.Marrero 1 year ago

Coffee beans wants you drink coffee

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#16

How I See Hairdressers

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stellermatt 1 year ago

they didn't say which end

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#17

My First Car

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Taryn Wallace 1 year ago

Registration, car payment.....I'm pretty sure the list goes on a little longer

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#18

Chicken Confrontation 🐔

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stellermatt 1 year ago

fairs fair.

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#19

Fashion

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Alusair Alustriel 1 year ago

It's definately a look.

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#20

Чертова Адекватность..

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stellermatt 1 year ago

a unicone

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#21

The Main Thing Is Not To Lose Face

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Neeraj Jha 1 year ago

Too much make-up?

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#22

When There Is No Inspiration

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PyroarRanger 1 year ago

Me all the time!

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#23

Stories From Life

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stellermatt 1 year ago

you grew a catcus

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#24

Bus

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JillVille Child Care 1 year ago

This is how my kids feel on a certain bus route that they will avoid like the plague, lol.

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#25

If You Are An Artist

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Eliiiiiza 1 year ago

The only problem is that they’re only on one arm (unless you’re ambidextrous).

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#26

Marshmallows

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BREAK YOUr perceptions 1 year ago

wait....coffee and marshmallows.....why have i never seen this done before?

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#27

Theme Of The Day

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Domenico 1 year ago

I phone Ex

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#28

The Mountains ⛰️

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Dara 1 year ago

So she got him, by petting his hair? gotta try this one then.

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#29

Coffee Beans Rush To Help

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Bored Bear 1 year ago

One of us, one of us!

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#30

Crypto News

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Hans 1 year ago

Obviously this little B was a BIT to VOLATILE...

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#31

Black Coffe

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ALIYAH ALLEN 1 year ago

it's kind of stereotypical but she likes what she likes.

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