The Ruffled Crow

Animation, Art, and Other Shiny Things

Star Wars Samurai – Classic Ukiyo-e

In a re-imagining akin to the Chris Felker art I posted a couple weeks ago, New York graphic artist Steve Bialik created a series of Ukiyo-e-style (浮世絵 “pictures of the floating world”) prints of Star Wars characters.

You can find more of Mr Bialik’s work at his blog STEVAPALOOZA!

Darth Vader

Jabba the Hutt

Boba Fett


More of this series under the fold.

Luke Skywalker

Princess Leia

Han Solo and Chewbacca

C3PO and R2D2

Obi Wan Kenobi

Emperor Palpatine

h/t Geeks are Sexy

One response to “Star Wars Samurai – Classic Ukiyo-e

  1. Vividhunter May 6, 2012 at 2:51 am

    Thanks for the share, that’s pretty cool. Love how he’s kept a very authentic colour palette and theme to them!

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