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Friday, March 13th, 2015

There’s one creative studio that is always a pleasure to be updated on: Obvious State. Based in New York, Evan and Nicole Robertson, began ‘a small project that used snippets of text as a springboard for an original illustration quickly grew into a creative studio renowned for its wordplay and witty design.’

In short, that means they’ve created beautiful, thought-provoking and elegant literary illustrations. It’s always a good day when their Etsy page is updated with new literary creations; here are two of my personal favourites.



Take a look at their Etsy page and let us know your favourites!

Sophie, Editorial

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