pop culture artists like to sex up the Little Mermaid, aka Ariel, in their depictions of the character.
There is a subset of artists who like to present Ariel as a sexy hipster with lots of tattoos.
What follows is a review of some of that artwork available online.
Artist Emmanuel Viola created a set of Disney princess art that reimagines them as hipsters with tattoos. (See his version of Ariel above.) Check out his website.
Turtle Chan made Ariel a buxom hipster with tats, big glasses and a starfish hair pin.
Robaato made a pinup style portrait of “an older, more well-endowed Hipster Ariel.”
Scottssketches made his version of “Slutty Ariel.”
Punk Ariel” in 2013. She did a new version of the subject this year to show her improvement as an artist.
Andrahilde did a pinup style poster of Ariel with the caption “Whenever I get wet, I turn back into a mermaid.”
Tom Hodges did a punk version of Ariel with a bad-ass haircut.
Sullyman, did a tattooed mermaid pinup.