Horrible | Adorable

This series of illustrations is self-explanatory-- terrible people throughout history posed with cute little animals. 

(ongoing project, will be compiled in a book with information on the killers' stories, and facts about the critters.)

Albert Fish and a Cute Pig

Hamilton Howard "Albert" Fish was an American serial killer, child rapist and cannibal. He was also known as the Gray Man, the Werewolf of Wysteria, the Brooklyn Vampire, the Moon Maniac, and The Boogey Man

Richard Chase with a Cute Sloth

Richard Trenton Chase was an American serial killer who killed 6 people in the span of a month in Sacramento, California. He was nicknamed "The Vampire of Sacramento" because he drank his victims' blood and cannibalized their remains.

Leonard Lake and Charles Ng w/ Pup

Leonard Lake and Charles Ng were a pair of serial killers, rapists, abductors, robbers, and family annihilators believed to be responsible for as many as 25 murders.

John Wayne Gacy and a Cute Ape

John Wayne Gacy was an American serial killer who raped, tortured and murdered at least 33 teenage boys and young men between 1972 and 1978 in Cook County, Illinois. All of Gacy's known murders were committed inside his Norwood Park ranch house.

Carl Panzram and some Squirrels

Carl Panzram was an American serial killer, rapist, arsonist, robber and burglar. In prison confessions and his autobiography, he claimed to have committed 22 murders, most of which could not be corroborated, and over 1,000 sodomies of boys and men.

Aileeen Wuornos and a Guinea Pig

Aileen Carol Wuornos Pralle was an American serial killer who murdered seven men in Florida between 1989 and 1990 by shooting them at point-blank range.

Arthur Shawcross and Kittens

Arthur John Shawcross, also known as the Genesee River Killer, was an American serial killer active in Rochester, New York. His first known murders were in 1972 when he killed a young boy and girl in his hometown of Watertown, New York.

Gary Ridgway with Friendly Otters

Gary Leon Ridgway, also known as the Green River Killer, is an American serial killer. He was initially convicted of 48 separate murders.

Denis Rader with Adorable Dogs

Dennis Lynn Rader is an American serial killer known as BTK or the BTK Strangler. He gave himself the name "BTK". Between 1974 and 1991, Rader killed ten people in the Wichita, Kansas metro area. Rader sent taunting letters to police and newspapers describing the details of his crimes.

Ted Bundy with a Black  Lab

Theodore Robert Bundy was an American serial killer who kidnapped, raped, and murdered numerous young women and girls during the 1970s and possibly earlier. After more than a decade of denials, before his execution in 1989 he confessed to 30 homicides that he committed in seven states between 1974 and 1978.

Charles Manson with Your Cat

Charles Milles Manson was an American criminal and cult leader. In mid-1967, he formed what became known as the "Manson Family", a quasi-commune based in California. Manson's followers committed a series of nine murders at four locations in July and August 1969.

© 2019 Erik Miller | New York, United States

The Fat President Art and Illustration

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