Creative Spark's Little Print Shop of Horrors
To coincide with Halloween, Manchester branding agency Creative Spark has created a series of classic horror film-themed posters which are being exhibited and sold to raise money for Marie Curie Cancer Care...
The posters have all been created by members of the agency from designers to the creative director and films referenced include American Werewolf in London, Nightmare on Elm Street, Childs Play, IT (shown above), and The Texas Chainsaw Massacre, and Rear Window (both shown below).
The posters are currently exhibited in both the North Tea Power café on Tibb Street and the Richard Goodall Gallery on Thomas Street Gallery until October 31. They can also be viewed online at creativespark.co.uk/halloween2012 where 420 x 297mm Risograph prints (each in an edition of 50) can be bought (by UK residents only), priced at £15 each.
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Great posters :-)
Very nice! their elegant simplicity really appeals to me. Love the Bass-esque Rear Window!
The rear window poster is very cool - captures the essence of the film perfectly!
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