Lincoln poster

Covers and other special projects, Design

This was a project for our local library, which was hosting a traveling exhibit on Abraham Lincoln. My advertising manager and I met with the director of the Kansas Room, who was overseeing the exhibit’s promotion. She told us what she wanted, and what the poster had to have on it. When I presented her with a draft of this, she said it was exactly what she had envisioned. We had a handful of revisions, but this is pretty close to my initial design. I decided to give it a Civil-War era look, and found some fonts similar to what were used at the time.

Lincoln poster

11×17″ poster designed for Hays Public Library exhibit “Lincoln, The Constitution & The Civil War.”

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