The Octopus would like to put a stop to us
Screen printed picture book
Poem by Benjamin Heathcote
Illustrations and book art by Otto
The 'text-block' is screen printed on a single sheet, then sliced and folded into individual pages. The centre page spread folds out to double size.
The illustrations were all prepared in Multichannel mode.
first printed in a stenciled edition of 24 in 2010
30 pages with 13 illustrations, inluding pull-out centre spread
size: 22 x 29 cm
4 colours on 200gsm Heritage Book
hard back cover
made in 2015
I am happy to sign a copy on request
The poem is about animals taking revenge on humans.
The illustrations are inspired by mid-century B-movie posters.
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