February 12 is Darwin Day, the time when we all pause to remember a truly remarkable mind that gave birth to a world-changing theory. In the past few years, we’ve celebrated with Darwinian Playlists, Darwinian Valentines, and of course the ever-popular Darwinian Pick-up Lines.
This year, we decided to mix things up by approaching a few of our favorite artists and asking them to create something inspired by the topic “Darwin’s Beard.” See the results after the jump! Hover to see artist comments and click to see the full size.
From Box Brown, who draws Bellen!:
From Whitney Ford of ArchGrafix:
From Tawnya Mendonsa, who sells art and crafts at I Doubt It:
From Rachael King, talented sister to Skepchick’s own Tracy:
From Rachel Maguire, whose work can be seen at Rayarray.com:
From Skepchick’s very own Surly Amy:
Finally, there’s Skepchick’s own Tracy King, who completely misunderstood the theme and transposed a few letter: