Illustration

Gormenghast: Earling Day, and A Death in the Hall of Spiders

  The final part of the Gormenghast project! For this last section, I chose two scenes from the book to illustrate, scenes which stood out for me for various reasons. Swelters death in the Hall of Spiders I chose because the language and description of that whole scene resonated with me and with the way… Continue reading Gormenghast: Earling Day, and A Death in the Hall of Spiders

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Illustration

Wolf Alice Illustrations

Click the images to see a larger version These illustrations were all created to be paired with the Angela Carter short story 'Wolf Alice', about a girl raised by wolves. Once again my love for red/black/white comes through, but it worked for the tone of the story. It was an enjoyable difficulty to make these,… Continue reading Wolf Alice Illustrations

Illustration

The Erl King

Click the images to see a larger version.  These are the end result of my first 3rd year university brief - a series of four illustrations based around the myth of the 'Erl King', a ghostly figure who steals the souls of children (among other things). These illustrations are actually my second pass, as the… Continue reading The Erl King