Mozart's Requiem: An Illuminated Manuscript

Created by Ethereal Visions Publishing

An Art Nouveau inspired 60-page book with full-page illustrations, lyrics in Latin and English, and a brief history on Mozart's Requiem

Latest Updates from Our Project:

New Interview with Matt Hughes
about 1 year ago – Fri, Nov 30, 2018 at 10:57:15 AM

 New Interview with Matt Hughes 

Recently Matt sat down with Eric Mrugala of the ETV Podcast to discuss the Mozart's Requiem project. In the interview Matt discusses the indy press business, Art Nouveau, and what inspired this first ever visual interpretation of Mozart's final work.

CLICK HERE to give it a listen...

We saved the best reward for last- FINIS
about 1 year ago – Fri, Nov 30, 2018 at 10:52:41 AM

Limited to only 10
Limited to only 10

To celebrate the reaching of our funding goal we are offering our best reward to date - Finis

Want a one-of-a-kind book? This reward includes a 4" original sketch drawn directly into the book along with the artist's signature. You will also receive your name listed in the book as a special "thank you" along with the Kickstarter campaign EXCLUSIVE COIN!

  • Mozart's Requiem: An Illuminated Manuscript Hard Cover edition 
  • Campaign Exclusive Mozart COIN 
  • Your Name Listed As Patron In Book 
  • Original 4" sketch inside book with artist's signature

Latest Illustration is complete!
about 1 year ago – Tue, Nov 27, 2018 at 12:25:27 PM

 "Death and Nature shall be astonished" is complete!

Below is the finished piece as it will appear in the final book. We have also include some step by step shots (I find them fascinating). Let us know what you think. Do you enjoy these step by step posts of the work being created? Is there anything else you would like us to share?

Death and Nature shall be astonished
Death and Nature shall be astonished
Applying shading with graphite smudge tool
Applying shading with graphite smudge tool
Final inking on DEATH
Final inking on DEATH
Applying ink to NATURE
Applying ink to NATURE
Completing ink on NATURE
Completing ink on NATURE
Applying adhesive (sizing) for Gold Leafing
Applying adhesive (sizing) for Gold Leafing
Final piece with Gold Leafing applied
Final piece with Gold Leafing applied

 On to the next piece!
~ Hope & Matt

New Book Cover Design Announced
about 1 year ago – Tue, Nov 27, 2018 at 12:23:13 PM

 New Cover Design Announced

Winning Cover Design
Winning Cover Design

We asked and you voted! Above is the new cover design for the Mozart's Requiem book. We will be pushing out a PR announcement for this update but we wanted to share the news with you first.

Thank you everyone who voted and for helping us make this project something we can all cherish! The final week is coming up so please share with all of your family and friends and LET"S GET THIS FUNDED!

~ Hope 

New Book Cover Design - YOU CHOOSE...
over 1 year ago – Mon, Nov 19, 2018 at 11:54:31 PM

 We have received some suggestions regarding the book cover design. Most are suggesting that the image currently selected as the title page would make a very nice cover. While we love the current cover design we want to hear from you, the backers of this project. Which image would you prefer for the cover?

Option 1 (Original Cover)
Option 1 (Original Cover)
Option 2 (New Cover Design)
Option 2 (New Cover Design)

 Let us know your selection in the comments below.

Thank you for all of your support!
~ Hope