We adore Marge Simpson as the "The Simpsons" cartoon mother. She has big blue hair and an even bigger heart. But as a flesh-and-blood human she is absolutely terrifying.
Check out the transformation of model Kate Moukhina into a real-life Marge Simpson.
Russian photographer Alexander Khokhlov staged the shoot with makeup artist Veronica Ershova and stylist Mikhail Kravchenko for Khokhlov's Art of Face series. "We love Marge, that’s why we decided to make her alive," Khokhlov said on the I Love Body Art blog.
You could say on one level that the model blossoms into Marge. The matriarch's trademark blue bouffant was made of blue-painted chrysanthemums affixed to a wire cage.
The garden touch is sweet but doesn't make her any less disturbing. As Bart might say, "Ay Caramba!"
Or as we're thinking:
(Hat tip, Laughing Squid)