Lovers embrace

I Smelt You In The Air Tonight

A 6 pages long mini graphic novel based on the lyrics by H48.
All copyright belongs to John Pritchard and Gothic Rhyme publishing.

Lovers embrace

Lovers embrace

A ‘short story’ style project gave me the opportunity to make use of some different artistic tools. This illustration series features a character, or a couple of characters, centered as the main foreground…

Turn of the head

Turn of the head

….The back and middle grounds feature details that highlight the themes of the poem: death, sorrow, mourning, love, romance and longing. These details are displayed in a quite retro and tattoo-y style…

Embrace

Embrace

…As a contrast to the relatively dark themes I’ve used quite bright colours throughout. Everything is hand-drawn with stylus in Adobe Illustrator…

Kiss

Kiss

Each page represents a stanza in the poem. Laid over the images in each illustration are four banners, each containing one line of the poem. Some of these have been left out on this projects page…

Distress

Distress

Please refer to the lyrics displayed here.

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