Besides the beauty, the public loves Disney princesses because of their braveness and persistence. They overcome many difficulties with their efforts along with the help of friends. So, not technically, but they probably are superheroes, aren’t they?
Yeah, an Italian artist, Willemijn1991, also thinks that. Therefore, she reinterpreted Disney characters as superheroes but still retained their true colors. In her works, you can see many of your favorite princesses in a new concept compared to what you usually notice.
We gathered some of Willemijn1991’s best illustrations and put them below. Let’s check them out together!
#1 Snow White (Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs)
No one can demolish Snow White as she can turn her body into diamonds. Hence, she is incombustible and sparkling beautiful as well.
#2 Cinderella (Cinderella)
Inspired by the bubble when she cleans, Willemijn1991 gives Cinderella the power of glass as a shield to protect her.
#3 Aurora (Sleeping Beauty)
Is it because Aurora had to sleep so long, so Willemijn1991 offers her the power of light to blind her enemies as revenge? Also, Aurora can see the future with her magic eyes.
#4 Jasmine (Aladdin)
As her kingdom is located in the desert, Jasmine rides her tiger to check sandstorms. In addition, she is very skilled with using a whip.
#5 Belle (Beauty and the Beast)
Belle can control nature’s power and move by a large rose – her iconic flower.
#6 Tiana (The Princess and the Frog)
Tiana can dominate shadows and turn herself into one to fight with “the dark” enemies.
#7 Ariel (The Little Mermaid)
Ariel is the authority of the ocean. She rules over water and all marine creatures.
#8 Pocahontas (Pocahontas)
Can you remember the iconic moment of Pocahontas in the wind? Well, here, she can control the wind. She flies in it with the wings of an angel.
#9 Mulan (Mulan)
With her fiery sword and skillful Mushu side-kick, Mulan confidently fights off evil.
#10 Elsa (Frozen)
The power that rules ice and snow is definitely for Elsa.
#11 Anna (Frozen)
As her sister (Elsa) can control the frozen world, it is reasonable that Anna manipulates the sun because it can both melt ice and work with it.
#12 Merida (Brave)
Merida’s magical bow and arrows always help her chase the enemies wherever they are.
#13 Rapunzel (Tangled)
Well, of course, the hair is the weapon of Rapunzel. She can move her long hair freely to fight off enemies or even tie them up. Further, this magical hair assists Rapunzel in climbing.
#14 Giselle (Enchanted)
Giselle has the power of super speed. She can run as fast as strong wind.
#15 Esmeralda (The Hunchback of Notre Dame)
Watch out for Esmeralda! This girl can knock you down with her lightning.