Wednesday, November 29, 2006

Dave Stevenson: National Geographic / Lindblad Expedition Maps

Dave Stevenson was commissioned earlier this year by Lindblad Expeditions to create a series of map illustrations for use in their tour brochures and all other collateral materials. So far, Dave has completed 3 of at least 5 maps to be illustrated. See all three maps, plus a sketch of the fourth here.

Tuesday, November 28, 2006

Beppe Giacobbe: Nobody's Diggier Than a Dog

Beppe Giacobbe’s completely charming illustrations for Susan Campbell Bartoletti’s “Nobody’s Diggier Than a Dog” earned him the Gold Medal in 3x3 Magazine’s first annual Children’s Book competition held this past year.

See more of the book, plus sketches, here.

Monday, November 27, 2006

Alanna Cavanagh: Canadian Commemorative Opera Stamps

Alanna Cavanagh illustrated five commemorative stamps celebrating six operatic greats who have contributed much to Canada's cultural tapestry and have played pivotal roles on the world stage. See more here.

Tuesday, November 21, 2006

Dave Calver: “Welcome to NY” poster for the MTA

In his drawing "Commuters," Dave Calver captures the energy and elegance of New York City, where everybody has a Very Important Date. Here, Dave shares the evolution of the piece from sketch to finish, proving once again that spontaneity is the hardest work of all. See more here.