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you really capured the feeling of the era with the illustration style. great muted colors, and a wonderful perspective.
i love how it takes a second glance to realize the horror of the situation.
damn! this turned out very good man, love the totality of this design. Very nice how this tells us a story. Left placement all over the shirt!!
You sneaky, sneaky little man!
I can't believe how awesome this turned out!! Wait, you are THE grayehound, I should have known you'd blow us all away!
Great perspective, by gawd. There so much mystery & details that I find myself staring INTO the design itself. You have taken t-shirt design & turned it into a fine art.
wow... I'm floored.
make the light part that is the color of the grave in glow ink!
Weird how my initial comment was left off. So this was based on an old urban legend. Victorian views on death and funerals were a bit different than ours. There was a common fear of being buried alive, to the point that there were many patented coffin designs that included warning bells and escape hatches. So the legend is that Poe, long fascinated and terrified by death, was himself buried alive. Only this, and nothing more.
I'll pay a dollar and fifty for this!
- NAW .. I was just joking xP .. Ah gosh, this is one BBEEE-AAUUTII-FULL piece. :D
Unbelievably beautiful. Now go submit it to some hot New York book company as a Poe cover - 5$
This is fantastic, graye!
that skull is wonderfully subtle. brilliantly drawn!
absolutely lovely! can't wait to get ahold of this one. 5$
Ladies and gentlemen, we have a winner.
you are a god among insects....
Haha, "POEtic irony". Hahahah.
$5 all the way.
holy crap, this is AWESOME! 5
beautiful illo and presentation.
maybe this was mentioned above, but i've heard about this when told about the origins of the term "dead ringer." i've never heard of a Poe legend. Thanks.
love the design.love the colors.nice.
OMG, this shirt is pure genius! It's an original idea, and it takes irony to a whole new level. Poe would approve.
$5. Lovely illustration.
Great. Well presented too. 5
great one man!
It took me a little bit to get it but I really like it!
great design and excellent illustration.
i love the detail and the colours and the placement and EVERYTHING...it turned out even better than i had pictured it in my head (and i was visualizing it to be pretty awesome).
Concept and design come together beautifully to make an awesome shirt.
I see a printing in your future.
my first thought was, "hm, poe's freaking out because that spike is coming really close to his face?"
and then I realized, "oh yeah, no one likes getting buried alive either."
print this shirt and i will love you forever.
Great job grayehound
winner for sure.
almost missed this one
5 and buy
i love this shirt i hope they print it
Thanks everyone for the positive feedback! I really appreciate it!
HOLY SHIT, congrats on the score graye!!
figgin A dude, congrats!!
great score congrats. . . .
I'm so lame. I didn't even notice the memento mori until just now. If there was a six, I'd regret not having voted it. Instead, I'm glad I voted with a five. Good showing.
it's a PRINT!
REPRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRIIIIIIIIIIIIIIINNNNNNNNNNNNNNNNNTTTTTTTTTTT !!!!!!!!!!!!!! Pretty please w/ a cherry on top!
you missed a whole long discussion about that. he was originally buried in 1849 and reburied in 1875.
I want this soooooo bad. When will this be reprinted!?