This Entire Awesome Star Wars Poster Was Illustrated From Memory

This Entire Awesome Star Wars Poster Was Illustrated From Memory
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Let’s do a little experiment. Grab a pen and a piece of paper and, without doing an internet search, draw C-3PO and R2-D2. We all know what those droids look like, but how close can you get without peeking at a pic?

John Hendrix has been sketching the Star Wars universe since he was a kid; now, as a grown-up illustrator, he’s put that practice to good use for a visual love letter to the movies.

“Everything From Star Wars I Can Draw From Memory” is a genuinely fantastic tribute, chock full of characters, quotes, and visual ephemera. “I grew up on Star Wars and it informed a big part of my artistic sensibilities — including the power of imagination,” Hendrix tells Gizmodo.

The results definitely make me want to revisit all my old pop culture faves. You can purchase your own print for $US50 here. [John Hendrix via Matt Adam Keay]