A contemporary Celtic design inspired by the motifs found in the early mediaeval illuminated manuscripts such as the Book of Kells and the Lindisfarne Gospels. The difference here is that women were rarely depicted in early Celtic art.
zoomorphic, la tene, bird, celtic art, celtic knots
Originally I did this design as a full colour book cover illustration for a book about Arthurian myths and legends. This is a line version I did for another book, The Crafter's Design Library - Fantasy published by David and Charles Ltd.
celtic knots, celtic ornament, celts, king arthur, lady of the lake