Friday, 20 February 2009

Mslexia Cover Entry

I've just finished this design to enter in Mslexia's cover competition. The brief was completely open, stating only the dimensions and the fact that the designer had to be female. So I chose to use a quote attributed to Eleanor Roosevelt- ex-first lady, author and civil rights advocate, and based the design on Alphonse Mucha's print of Salome, but with Roosevelt as the biblical seductress.

Wednesday, 18 February 2009

Blog Off

Well, I've decided to give blogging a try. I've heard it's handy for self promotion, and maybe if I keep it up to date it will be. It's free anyway!

So, for my first post, here's the last illustration I did. It's a self- initiated portfolio piece, that I decided to do after reading Bambi. The cover of the version I read was a still from the Disney film, and I wanted to disassociate it a little from that.