An unusual museum was unveiled this week in Fairbanks: The Pighime Museum. Artist and museum curator Jade Atkins, 10, credits her pet “piggies” for inspiring her collection of tiny colored-pencil portraits, which involve famous artworks such as “The Scream” refashioned to feature a guinea pig.

Snickers and Twix were treated to a red carpet opening of the Pighime Museum in Fairbanks. 

Jade Atkins of Fairbanks sits with her guinea pigs, Snickers and Twix. Courtesy of the Atkins family