I'll be in Brooklyn tonight (6:00 p.m.) at Powerhouse Arena for a book signing party for "Drawn In". Drawn In is a new book by Julia Rothman about artists who keep sketchbooks. I hope to see you there!
• A book review & interview with Julia Rothman
• Powerhouse Arena and book signing details here
Book By Its Cover is an excellent blog about all manner of illustrated books: graphic novels, picture books, artists' books, sketchbooks and sundry related book arts. It is the labor of Julia Rothman who is an illustrator, pattern designer and author from Brooklyn.
She has gathered some of her favorite blogged-about sketchbook artists from all over the world into a new book published by Quarry and available from Amazon. "Drawn-In" features large photos, spreads and interviews with 44 very different artists, illustrators and designers. Vanessa Davis wrote the Foreward. A few of the 44 artists featured in this book include: