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June 9, 2014 4:25 PM   Subscribe

Endless Hobbit Anna Repp's illustration of The Hobbit as one continuous scroll, with new artwork added almost every week.
posted by joannemerriam (11 comments total) 16 users marked this as a favorite

Well, that's ambitious. Looks lovely so far.
posted by Wolfdog at 4:33 PM on June 9

I like that Gandalf has a different look. Lovely work.
posted by misterbee at 4:37 PM on June 9

It's very Saxon in concept (at least to my untrained eye).
posted by arcticseal at 4:40 PM on June 9

That's lovely.
posted by suelac at 4:43 PM on June 9

This post is about 900 years too early.
posted by cjorgensen at 5:09 PM on June 9 [1 favorite]

I LOVE the dwarves and their instruments!

This is bookmarked.
posted by winna at 5:18 PM on June 9

She's really gonna want to start using a CDN once it grows to beyond more than about ten images.
posted by egypturnash at 6:15 PM on June 9

Very cool! Points off for writing English text in a Tengwar typeface at the end, though.
posted by lumensimus at 7:50 PM on June 9 [2 favorites]

Tolkien used tengwar to write English: most of Tolkien's tengwar samples are actually in English.
posted by ersatz at 5:36 AM on June 10 [1 favorite]

wonder if a printed version will be available at some point after completion?! awesome.
posted by wallawallasweet at 12:20 AM on June 12

Very nice. Thanks, joannemerriam.
posted by homunculus at 1:32 AM on June 14

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