Illustrators Ireland member Niall McCormack is a master of the vintage look , with his retro-stylings put to particularly good use on his Japanese-matchbook-inspired piece for The Illustrated Beatles (Tomorrow Never Knows).
Luckily for everyone interested in such things, Niall has put together a brilliant step-by-step for his incredible process for making this piece. The time and thought that went in to the composition and technique is pretty staggering…
Have a read of it here.
Also, for fans of period design, check out Niall’s amazing blog of vintage Irish book covers. Retro design drool.