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People Are Getting Pranked By This Hilarious Back Art Joke

"Told her I was painting a meadow but I drew Pepe :/"

Posted on June 27, 2016, at 12:02 p.m. ET

People have been sharing some pretty incredible pieces of back art on Tumblr and Twitter for some time.

@onxywitch / Via

It's unclear where the idea came from to paint works of art on someone's back. But some people have flipped that idea into a hilarious prank.

@balleriANNA / Via Twitter: @balleriANNA

People have been promising an unsuspecting person that they'll draw a beautiful painting of a landscape or animal. But then they end up painting Shrek...

@_kaylakusters / Via Twitter: @_kaylakusters

The Kermit the frog sipping tea meme...

eavarley / Via Twitter: @eavarley

The Fitness Pacer test meme...

@therithikaa / Via Twitter: @therithikaa


@AdriOrdnung / Via Twitter: @AdriOrdnung

Lots of SpongeBob...

@hannah_gilbert6 / Via Twitter: @Hannah_gilbert6

And portraits of Donald Trump.

@marissajade19 / Via Twitter: @marissajade19

Most people seem to have a pretty good sense of humor when they discover they're the butt (or back?) of the joke.

@snoop / Via Twitter: @snoop

But some people don't seem to appreciate the joke.

@DeliaBlondeau / Via Twitter: @DeliaBlondeau

Never turn your back on a friend.

@JBasile_ / Via Twitter: @JBasile_