Here's wishing everyone a safe and fun Halloween evening. May any monsters you encounter be mere mortals in suits. May any scares be waved off tomorrow as thrilling nightmares. And may your candy prove sweet and satisfying. Above is a crop from a much larger, grander image by John Kenn Mortensen.
Edward Gorey was the master of understated terrors, and if he'd ever illustrated the madness-inducing monsters of HP Lovecraft, they might look like John Kenn Mortensen's Post-It Monstres, in which horrific beasts loom over remarkably unperturbed kiddies.