While we are all waiting for the new illustrated HP (Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire), I got the British edition of Fantastic Beasts illustrated by Olivia Lomenech Gill. Olivia’s graphic style is very different from Jim Kay, but I think that can be attributed to the merits of the book. The edition turned out very atmospheric and even vintage. I really love it! And of course, I made the bookmark for it!
This time I chose the image of a small cute dragon:
Not sure that it can be classified. Newt Scamander would have accurately determined that guy, but for me it will quite come for the Antipodean Opaleye or even the Swedish Short-Snout.
It seems that the book now has a special Ravenclaw mood, but I don’t mind at all.
Here is the Dragon pattern:
And a few more pages from the book:
P.S.: Did you see the new covers of Harry Potter 20th anniversary editions designed by Brian Selznick? They will be gorgeous!