Inspired by Jane Austen

 

I love reading and two of my favourite classic books are Pride and Prejudice and Sense and Sensibility. I’m pretty sure that I did a ‘Compare and Contrast’ essay on these two books at school.

I knew I wanted to create some artwork inspired by Jane Austen but I didn’t want to just letter the titles in my floral style. I therefore thought to create a poster using digital type for the titles and draw a fancy ampersand. I also wanted to put in a famous quote (or part of a quote – that was an artistic flourish…). I also didn’t want it to be too precises. Although I calculate and measure when I am creating a piece of lettering artwork, I do have some rough and wild aspects to the art that I wanted to retain with this poster set – that’s why there is overlapping and an off centre feel.

In terms of colour schemes, the pinky rose is take from the flowers in the amersand and the blue is a regnecy inspired colour (I Googled for research!).

 

The posters are available in either A4 or A3 size. They are high quality and printed using archival inks.

 

Click here to shop the Pride and Prejudice Poster

Click here to shop the Sense and Sensibility Poster

 

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