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This Artist Turns Precious Moments Dolls Into Scary Sculptures

How delightfully creepy!

The artist who created Precious Moments figurines may want to hide his eyes. The porcelain figures — long associated with words like “adorable” and “heartwarming” and, well, “precious” — have been given a makeover. And their new look may shock you.

Canadian artist Keith Busher has taken the oh-so-precious faces that grace these popular figurines and transformed them into the stuff of nightmares. He calls his works “Precious Mutations” and he’s shared some of them on Instagram under the handle @preciousmutator: