Thursday, September 30, 2010
Ruth Rowland has noticed an uptick in demand for her work on celebrity book covers. “I think the reason hand lettering works so well with this type of cover is that it often features a photograph of the author,” Ruth muses. “A simple hand lettered title dropped over the photography can soften the design and give it a human touch, reminding us that we're reading the celebrity's own thoughts.”
John Shelley shares a few images from his regular series for ANA in-flight magazine, Wingspan. The feature runs in alternative issues every two months on their international flights; each image illustrates an unusual festival celebrated in different parts of the world.
Wednesday, September 29, 2010
Colin W. Thompson’s illustrations continue to amuse and inform on topics of the utmost importance in an on-going series of non-fiction books called "Is That a Fact?"
Tuesday, September 28, 2010
West Rock Studios
425 West Rock Ave, New Haven, CT
Opening reception: Saturday, October 2, 6 – 9 pm