Korean illustrator, Na Young Wu (also known as @00obsidian00 on Twitter), gives Western fairy tales a whimsical Eastern makeover ~ Snow White, Alice in Wonderland, Princess and the Frog, Beauty and the Beast, Little Mermaid, Little Red Riding Hood, Frozen, and Swan Princess.

Korean illustrator - Na Young Wu - gives Western fairy tales a whimsical Eastern makeover

Korean illustrator Na Young Wu – her illustrations feature Disney characters new and old reinterpreted through the prism of modern Korean cartoon illustration, also known as “manhwa.” More info: blog.naver.com

Iconic Western Fairytales Get An Eastern Makeover By Korean Artist

Wild Swans by Hans Christian Andersen ~ Obsidian. "The Wild Swans" is a literary fairy tale by Hans Christian Andersen about a princess who rescues her eleven brothers from a spell cast by an evil queen.

What would some of our favorite Disney fairytales and Western stories look like if they had been conceived in Eastern Asia? Korean illustrator Na Young Wu has an idea – her illustrations feature Disney characters new and old reinterpreted through the prism of modern Korean cartoon illustration, also known as “manhwa.”

Iconic Western Fairytales Get An Eastern Makeover By Korean Artist

The Snow Queen by Na Young Wu. The Snow Queen has on the court costume junihitoe that was worn in the Heian period of Japanese history.

What would some of our favorite Disney fairytales and Western stories look like if they had been conceived in Eastern Asia? Korean illustrator Na Young Wu has an idea – her illustrations feature Disney characters new and old reinterpreted through the prism of modern Korean cartoon illustration, also known as “manhwa.”

Iconic Western Fairytales Get An Eastern Makeover By Korean Artist

Our fave Disney stories and fairy tales got an unbelievably gorgeous East Asian makeover: Snow White

Our fave Disney stories and fairy tales got an unbelievably gorgeous East Asian makeover

Korean illustrator Na Young Wu

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