Dutch artist Nadya Bonten-Slenders will change your mind about rats. Yes, rats. While these rodents are often shunned, this self-taught artist has created whimsical illustrations that will change your perception of rats.
The artist places the rats in endearing situations to portray their delicate sides. For example, they are seen going on adventures and celebrating friendships.
Scroll down for a selection of her delightful illustrations.