Christian Jackson uses subdued color to distill the narratives of fairy tales into their most iconic images. The minimalist result is beautiful and a little scary, much like the beloved stories themselves.

Find Jackson's posters at imagekind, where prices range from $25 for a 10.9x16" print to $195 for a 21.9x32" framed print, and catch up with the Chicago-based designer dad's latest projects, inspirations and aspirations at Square Inch Design.

(Images: Christian Jackson)