It’s not surprising that after the huge reveal last weekend of the thirteenth Doctor, there has been a virtual explosion of wonderful Doctor Who fan art online in response.
While the decision to cast a woman in the lead role may be controversial in some quarters, there’s no doubt that there are plenty of people happy to welcome Jodie Whittaker to the Doctor Who family.
I love the Whovian fan art community, it always seems so warm and welcoming and at times like this, I really wish I could draw. Instead, I will just admire everyone else’s amazing work.
Fans wasted no time, this one was up less than an hour after the announcement!
— โมกัด✂ (@Mogamoka2) July 16, 2017
Really lovin’ the pose. I hope Doctor 13 will be an action girl! Nothing too crazy, just I like my Doctor’s to be runners 😀
Love this one based off of a Tweet made by Colin Baker (the Sixth Doctor) after the announcement. He’s riffing off one of his in-character lines from the show when he regenerated.
The Thirteenth Doctor taking her place alongside her NuWho predecessors
— Inma Almansa (@Inma_Almansa) July 16, 2017
— ✨ Sophie (@sophiecowdrey) July 17, 2017
I pretty much squealed in pure delight after finding out the 13th doctor will be played by a woman!! So excited! This has been a long time coming! Can’t wait to see Jodie Whittaker’s version of the doctor! This will be good, I can tell already. WELCOME TO THE TARDIS JODIE!!!@bbcamerica @bbcdoctorwho @doctorwho_bbca @bbcone @bbcfirstaus #art #art🎨 #artistsofinstagram #artistsoninstagram #myart #myart🎨 #fanart #fanarts #doctorwho #doctorwho #doctorwhofan #doctorwhofanart #jodiwhittaker #13thdoctor #longtimecoming #sopumped #thirteenthdoctor #girlsinanimation #glitter #instaart #instaartist #illustration #artoferinlefler #butternutgouache
I'm looking forward to seeing new Doctor with her new adventure❤❤😉 pic.twitter.com/Dpxkno9HsC
— Dying in front of PC bc of DG (@SamwiseGallant) July 20, 2017
Last but not least, Twelve hand’s over the key to the Tardis… (*sob*)
— โมกัด✂ (@Mogamoka2) July 17, 2017
Have you made or seen any other great Thirteenth Doctor fan art this week? I’m going to make Fan Art Friday a regular thing on the site, so drop me a line or tag me as @deardoctorwho on Twitter or @deardoctorwhofansite on Facebook and let’s share the Doctor Who Fan Art love!