About the Book

Fables, Legends, Stories & Tales is the first collected volume of the work of artist Scott W Smith. The book's focus is on some of the stories that captured Scott's imagination when he was young, and made him the artist he is today. Each image is formed with some or all of the text of the story.

About the Artist

Scott W Smith is an independent artist, living in the Northwest suburbs of Chicago. His work primarily focuses on calligram, using text to form an image. The subjects of his work range from modern pop culture to classic literature to Greco-Roman mythology.

Alice and the Cheshire Cat


Alice in Wonderland- Mad Tea

A Midsummer Night's Dream

The Legend of Sleepy Hollow

The Raven



Bloody Mary

The Little Mermaid

Peter Pan and the Darlings

Little Red Riding Hood

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