The names Tom and Jerry demand little to no introduction, as a lot of kids have spent their entire childhoods following the adventures of this notorious duo.

Everyone probably recognizes Tom as a determined but impatient cat whose only life goal is to catch Jerry the mouse. However, the little rodent always proves to be a force worth reckoning with.

Their clashes, which would often result in some undesirable scenario for Tom, were a source of inspiration for an artist from Japan, Taku Inoue, who decided to capture Tom’s most unfortunate mouse-hunting moments in a series of mini sculptures.

And while Tom is not particularly blessed with good luck, his charm is evident no matter what shape he takes.

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Japanese artist, Taku Inoue, dedicated his time to create these amusing sculptures of Tom

However, instead of showing Tom in his usual cat form, artist decided to take a different approach

People that have grown up watching Tom and Jerry probably remember Tom as an impulsive cat

And as a cat that was not particularly blessed with luck

The idea behind this series of sculptures was to capture Tom at his life’s most unfortunate moments

While he wasn’t a lucky cat, Tom most definitely had determination in abundance

And so what, if his determination to catch Jerry often resulted in most hilarious hunting accidents?

We think these sculptures of Tom’s failures are absolutely adorable!