Friday 19 August 2011
New Empress Magazine - Carlton Cinema
Below is a full-page illustration created for the second issue of New Empress magazine.
The article highlighted the architectural splendour of the now sadly derelict Carlton Cinema, Essex Road, North London, which opened in 1930.
The brief was to create an illustration which looked like it advertised the cinema in its newly opened Art Deco period magnificence.
This is the initial detailed pencil work: