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This Parrot Is Actually A Painted Woman

At first glance, this photo appears to show a parrot perching on a tree – sporting a curved beak, colorful feathers and a pointed tail. But look down a little farther…

This photo looks exactly like a parrot perched on a branch, right?

This Parrot Is Actually A Painted Woman
Johannes Stoetter

But, in fact, it is a woman whose entire body has been cleverly painted to resemble the tropical bird.

This Parrot Is Actually A Painted Woman
Johannes Stoetter

The artist, Johannes Stoetter is a 35-year-old former world champion body painter.

This Parrot Is Actually A Painted Woman
Johannes Stoetter

He says even his closest friends often mistake his art for a real-life parrot.

This Parrot Is Actually A Painted Woman
Johannes Stoetter

Obviously, even the picture as to be precisely positioned to capture it.

This Parrot Is Actually A Painted Woman
Johannes Stoetter

The final result.

This Parrot Is Actually A Painted Woman
Johannes Stoetter

Check out another transformation of a frog below. It is amazing!

More Info: Johannes Stotter Art

So next time you see a picture of a parrot or a frog, you might want to do a double take.

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