We all know that children have vivid imaginations and creative visualization comes pretty naturally to them. However, nowadays lots of children are so into ready-made images from sources such as TV, video games, computers and much more, that it is very important to encourage and inspire children to use their imaginations and explore creativity. To help them develop their imaginations and encourage them to follow their creative potential, artists from all over the world have teamed up to create 'The Monster Project', which was featured on Bored Panda before.

Celebrating their 4th year anniversary, the project invites elementary students to draw monsters. Once their monsters are done, artists give them a little of artistic touch by bringing them to life. Then, the new interpretations are delivered back to children in order to demonstrate new art techniques within the original creative context.

Scroll down the page and see how monsters are being brought to life!

More info: themonsterproject.org | Instagram

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Grumble O'Pug 5 months ago

So cute!

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Person2638 5 months ago

So cool and...mischievous!

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ChiveChilly 5 months ago

Aww. This one is just cute. And the original drawing is so good! That kid has real talent.

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ChiveChilly 5 months ago

This one has to be my favorite. The style is just so amazing! Love it <3

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AND PEGGY 5 months ago

kitty! . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

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Person2638 5 months ago

If Venom bonded with the sun.

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Molly Tallmadge 5 months ago

Aww, poor lonely brick with no comments!

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Ssquidface 5 months ago

I like the whimsical style!

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CP1986 5 months ago

I love that the artist transferred some of the original art onto the re-imaginings walls

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Iqbal Adiyat 5 months ago

The original one is magnificent!

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AND PEGGY 5 months ago

im glad its a paintbrush not a knife.....

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Flowering Panda 5 months ago

Let's make a story in the comments?

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Anubis 5 months ago

This is the giant flying spaghetti monster!!!

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CP1986 5 months ago

I'm getting tingles of trypophobia......

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Nancy Gao 5 months ago

so far this one if my favorite one because I love mythical creatures.

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bibina180 5 months ago

Best Halloween monster ever.

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Smackiex 5 months ago

There actually isn't a huge difference in the drawings here. The kid who drew the original is very talented.

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Pretty Pangolin 5 months ago

Like this one a lot!

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Eve Hallows 5 months ago

the original is pretty good too on this one

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bibina180 5 months ago

This one looks like a Cheshire cat on LSD.

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Ssquidface 5 months ago

looks like an old troll doll... kinda?

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The beautiful flower (bfdi) 5 months ago

the art style reminds me of a cartoon

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Rhon 5 months ago

This has a hint of Howls moving Castle!

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John Qioo 5 months ago

just loving the "E" of "Zahipe".. :))

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Gabrielle Dubois 5 months ago

they arent colored now

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The beautiful flower (bfdi) 5 months ago

looks like it could be a pokemon if it wanted to be

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Katelynn Marie 5 months ago

Auditions for Alice in Wonderland all welcome

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Ellie Ragsdale 5 months ago

Wow this is amazing.

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CP1986 5 months ago

Nice way incorporating the original colour scheme and a nod to the little doodles above the monster

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Ssquidface 5 months ago

should be a movie!

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Esmesme8 5 months ago

"Naschkatze unter den Geleebohnenbäumen" translates to something like "Snacking cat under the jelly bean trees". There is no proper word for "Naschkatze" in English though. Maybe snacky cat? Someone who loves to eat sweets.

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Miriam 5 months ago

Max from where the wild things are

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Annabeth Chase 5 months ago

Adventure Time: Monster Version

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Gabrielle Dubois 5 months ago

my favorite

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Jax Raven 5 months ago

Is she falling through air or flying???

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Ssquidface 5 months ago

You should make a movie/tv show!

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Pretty Pangolin 5 months ago

This one's cool - looks like he got hold of a bunch of Pantone swatches.

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Night Owl 5 months ago

These are some big changes and additions to the original

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Iqbal Adiyat 5 months ago

At first I think it's the Starry Night

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Amy Pederson 5 months ago (edited)

Where did the piano keys come from

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Lusizo Nzo 5 months ago

Run!!!

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maswartz 5 months ago

I don't think that was supposed to be jam in the first one

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Lusizo Nzo 5 months ago

"Do you like my smile"

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Michelle Castro 5 months ago

they are both so sweet, especially the original.

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VbgVbg 113 5 months ago

Sounds like tinhatter logic but, now that isee the sign it makes sense.

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Well Hello There 4 months ago

What.The. Fuck.

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Peggy Wallingford Butherus 5 months ago

I bet the children were excited to see there drawing more of less come to life.

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Ssquidface 5 months ago

The B+W makes it look more creepy!

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Ditte-Marie Clemmesen 5 months ago

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