Guinevere, Papercut Style

While working out and testing a new illustration style (which I occasionally might use in a children`s book), I did a papercut illustration of Guinevere, as portrayed by Keira Knightley in 2004`s King Arthur. In Antoine Fuqua`s movie, Guinevere was not a lady hidden away in a castle, but a fierce Celtic warrior.

Below you can see some work-in-progress pictures…

beautiful papercut cutout illustration of Keira Knightley as Guinevere by John E. Brito

beautiful papercut cutout illustration of Keira Knightley as Guinevere by John E. Brito

And here is the final paper cutout illustration. It took longer than it should have.

beautiful papercut cutout illustration of Keira Knightley as Guinevere by John E. Brito

What do you think? Feel free to leave a comment below. ๐Ÿ™‚

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5 responses to “Guinevere, Papercut Style

    • Thank you very much, Robert. I am just playing around and experimenting at the moment. I was thinking about using something similar in a children`s book for girls. The problem is that printing on demand is very expensive when you print in colour ( as I learned with Below the Floor ) …Well, let`s see ๐Ÿ™‚

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