The wonderful Hwei Lim and has designed for us an exclusive bookplate to go with the first volume of Mirror, and writer Emma Ríos has signed them!
The series Mirror, set in the Image 8House universe, is a story of Machiavellian scientists, mythological creatures, and twisted science. It is told with heavy influences from European and Japanese storytelling, it develops into a strange uneasy universe of clashing creatures all seeking acceptance only to be met with tragedy. Lim’s design for the bookplate shows one of the main characters, Sena, a dog-human hybrid.
Emma Ríos, a Spanish artist, originally worked in architecture and self published comics. She made her debut on the American comics scene with the series Hexed, about a thief working in the occult underground, and at Marvel comics working on Doctor Strange and Amazing Spider-Man. Her most critically acclaimed series has been Pretty Deadly, a collaboration with writer, Kelly Sue DeConnick.
Hwei Lim is a Malaysian artist known for her soft, painterly style and impressive approach to fashion and character design. She’s been featured in various art shows & galleries around the world. She has appeared in the Thought Bubble Anthology and illustrated the children’s book, The Spirit of the Sea about Inuit mythology.
Limited to 200 copies, each bookplate is signed and printed on high quality card. The book retails at £13.99. You can place an order now through our online store!