The Greatest Adventure

The Greatest Advanture is What Lies Ahead

The 1970s animated adaptation of the Hobbit is one of my favorites so I wanted to create a hand-lettered piece from the main song “The Ballad of The Hobbit”. Lyrics by Jules Bass.

Started with a sketch, brought into Illustrator to refine, and then finished in Photoshop. The background image is a photo I took of the Cordillera Central mountain range in the Philippines.

The Greatest adventure sketch