By Canadian digital painter Bobby Chui.
There’s something about the typical fat kid in his floatie device that makes me really love this image. The image was created for the Totoro Forest Project—a charity auction that brought together 200 artists to save the Sayama forest [aka Totoro] which was the inspiration for Miyazaki’s Totoro.
I also really like his rendition of Whale Boy:
For more information on Bobby Chui and to view more of his work, click here.