Senior Thesis // Ringling College

I was missing my home so much, so I decided to center my senior thesis around the American South and the folktales I'd heard growing up. I wrote 5 southern gothic stories of my own, loosely based on folktales from various cultures and illustrated them.

{stories here}

{stories are up here!}

Lured and Swallowed
based off of Japanese Folktale Urashima Taro -- Accepted into Society Of Illustrators 56

Demon Child
{based off Russian, Baba Yaga}

Soot in the Mountain
{Norse, Old Dame and Her Hen}

The Devil's Promise
{Moroccan, 7 Brothers and a Sister}

Sweet Home, My Cage
{Brazilian, The Dreaming Tree}