The ornaments are ruled by diagonal grids
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.
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 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
The bottom part of the design, resembling dropping tassels of tapestry
Modern twist on a traditional capital form. I love this 'A'
This is an intricate weaving, so I invite you to explore every corner