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This is the book cover I created for the Penguin Design Awards 2012. Whilst reading Grimm’s Fairy Tales, I noticed that several characters trans… Read More
This is the book cover I created for the Penguin Design Awards 2012. Whilst reading Grimm’s Fairy Tales, I noticed that several characters transform into a new being to evade danger and confuse others, so my concept is based purely on metamorphosis. With this in mind I created a kaleidoscope to represent the metamorphic changes within the tales. The kaleidoscope itself consists of only bats in various formations and sizes, to convey the bad transforming into the good, in a bright, eye-catching but sinister manner. As the intricate pattern is so complex, I felt the typography should be kept simple so it shows a clear hierarchy on the book cover. Read Less
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Penguin Design Awards
Grimm's Fairy Tales