Posted by: ableanna | March 23, 2009

Breaking the seal

Meet Treasure Frey & her illustrations:

il_430xn52279892
il_430xn61329590
il_430xn55751742

I TOTALLY broke the Etsy seal and bought one of her illustrations this weekend. My house needs one. Right? I love this style of illustration: John Tenniel in , Arthur Rackman, & Edward Lear were all great illustrators that shaped the fairy-tales of my youth.

illustrated by John Tenniel

illustrated by John Tenniel

lear1

illustrated by Edward Lear

illustrated by Arthur Rackham

illustrated by Arthur Rackham

Thanks to this site for reminding who these great artists are…

Advertisements

Responses

  1. Also – something very Terry Gilliam(ish) about her work…

  2. Oooo, i had that Alice and Wonderland book -the one illustrated by John Tenniel. They seem lovely now, but i remember being quite scared of them as a kid..


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Categories

%d bloggers like this: