A Christmas Carol Re-Imagined

This piece has been selected and exhibited at the 'A Christmas Carol Re-Imagined' show hosted at the Charles Dickens Museum from 1st December 2015 to 6th January 2016. 
This illustration project is a modern response to Charles Dickens' 'A Christmas Carol'. The brief asked for new illustrations in order to give to Dickens' work a more contemporary feel that would attract younger readers. 
Instead of depicting an actual scene from the story, that has been illustrated many times, I decided to create a conceptual image to reflect the most important thematic of the book: redemption. 
In fact here, as in the story, Scrooge undergoes a journey passing through nostalgia, pity and fear that will lead him to redemption. 
The style refers to the Victorian period in which the story is set. 

Team Credits

Margherita Sabbioneda

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Project Tags

  • illustration
  • poster
  • charlesdickens
  • drawing
  • design
  • graphics
  • typography

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