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Royal Fairy Tales for Bedtime

Royal Fairy Tales for Bedtime

The challenge was to illustrate some very familiar stories in a style that was both timeless and fresh, classically grounded without being conventional or facile. Bright colours and rich decorative detail create a contemporary classic feel, and decorative page borders subtly incorporate elements from the stories.

Royal Fairy Tales for Bedtime - Lorena Alvarez
Royal Fairy Tales for Bedtime - Lorena Alvarez
Royal Fairy Tales for Bedtime - Lorena Alvarez