Behind the scenes of book covers and board game design
Once I saw a great and simple infographic about what a personal style is in the context of artistic expression. If I remember it correctly, here it is:
Your style is where your expectations for the work meet your abilities.
In the beginning of the year 2020 I started an ambitious project of creating a picture book for my son about the adventures of a cute little t-rex.
With a second draft of the story and a whole book in the scribble form I came to the most challenging part: drawing.
Great dystopian book remains relevant for generations.
Ray Bradbury wrote Fahrenheit as an answer on tendencies of people being willingly obeyed by media. Today we see its relevance like never before.
If in „brave new world“ it’s our pleasures that enslave and control us, paraphrasing social critic Neil Postman, in „1984“ it’s fear. Today’s world jumps from one extreme to another, leaving the answer on who was more correct about their predictions of the future open.
No war, no hate, no envy. Just pure physical and emotional pleasures and stability in a society… with a small price to pay…