Jake Dalton is The Knight in Silver Armor

This work is to celebrate Jake Dalton - an American top gymnast - who won Silver in Worlds Gymnastics Championship 2013. The design was inspired by Illuminated Manuscript pages
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The ornaments are ruled by diagonal grids

The ornaments are ruled by diagonal grids

All the drop caps are custom lettering, influenced by stylised Gothic letter

All the drop caps are custom lettering, influenced by stylised Gothic letter

How often do people can say that they beat Kohei Uchimura? Not very often.

How often do people can say that they beat Kohei Uchimura? Not very often.

This piece is meant to be printed into very large poster with matted gold and black ink

This piece is meant to be printed into very large poster with matted gold and black ink

The capitals were also conform to the diagonal grid, often cut off by them

The capitals were also conform to the diagonal grid, often cut off by them

The pattern is highly complex and each repetition often has a slight variation of motif

The pattern is highly complex and each repetition often has a slight variation of motif

Similar to Illuminated manuscripts, the negative space of the letter often becomes the one gilded with gold

Similar to Illuminated manuscripts, the negative space of the letter often becomes the one gilded with gold

The bottom part of the design, resembling dropping tassels of tapestry

The bottom part of the design, resembling dropping tassels of tapestry

Modern twist on a traditional capital form. I love this 'A'

Modern twist on a traditional capital form. I love this 'A'

This is an intricate weaving, so I invite you to explore every corner

This is an intricate weaving, so I invite you to explore every corner

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