'Red Riding Hood' by Blaž Porenta. Even though Little Red Riding Hood is quite a dark story, this image caught my attention right away. The painting technique is on point and the smudge-like effect adds a lot of atmosphere.
'Red' by Ryan Pancoast. // Reference: Little Red Riding Hood, Little Red Cap or Le Petit Chaperon Rouge (via writer and story collector Charles Perrault). The story of Little Red Riding Hood is referenced in 'Random Magic' (Sasha Soren).