I drew heavily from the iconic genius of fashion illustrator legend Ren Gruau, who worked with Dior in the golden age of fashion, and even designed the poster for Fellinis La Dolce Vita. I wanted to recreate Gruaus look with bold, graphic lines and bright red lips.
About this design
Jonathan Howells is a senior designer and illustrator with over 20 years experience. He is the Creative Director of multi-disciplinary design office Dinnick & Howells, whose past clients include Levi Strauss, Glaxo Smith Kline and Lindt Chocolate. A self-confessed design geek, Jonathan runs a typography blog and is obsessed with endless possibilities of letterforms.