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Janusz Stanny, was born in 1932. He is a legend in the world of Polish book illustrators, as well as satirical, he studied at the Faculty of Graphic Arts in Warsaw Academy of Fine Arts in the years 1951-1957. He graduated under prof. Henryk Tomaszewski. In the years 1960-1964 he was an assistant professor in the Laboratory of illustration, and from 1975 to his retirement in 2002, led the Design Studio Books at home faculty. In 1989, he received the title of professor. Here’s a few of his charming covers.
Rabbits with a gun, unusual to say the least !
He created a couple of hundred books. He made his debut in 1951 in “Pins” as a cartoonist. He published a drawing in “Around the World”, “World”, “Communications Cultural Rights”, recently in “Gazeta Wyborcza” and “Review”. He collaborated with many publishers as a consultant or graphic manager. He deals with graphics, drawings, posters, and is also a writer…
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“Dirty Little Secrets” (How to Create Images Using Dirt) - By Sarah Rosado
AUTHOR BIO: Sarah’s passion for Art has always been a big part of her life. At the early age of 5 she found herself scribbling drawings all over her notebook and everything she could get her hands on. Although it got her trouble sometimes, her teachers knew ther was a talent there waiting to explode.
Over the Years Sarah continued her drawings which evolved from pencil to the computer where she mastered the paint shop program unlike any other. In addiction a few years ago she developed an interest in photography focusing on capturing images that are open for different interpretation by the viewer.
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This is a very special post contribution from one of my best friend from Italy: Silvia!
She just opened an online shop selling beautiful felt products for children.
Here a message from her describing how this incredible idea was born.
Enjoy it, visit www.nonsolonuvole.it and if you want ……buy something for your children…they deserve something made with love!!
“Creativity is very important in a child…..but a lot of ideas are needed from mums too!
This is what brought me to create nonsolonuvole.it: an idea, a project, a personal experience, something cute to decorate our children’s’ rooms and, why not?
Stimulate their creativity!
Completely handmade felt clouds, available in many colors. There are many other shapes too, such as stars, moons, fishes, birds, hearths…and then the numbers of the birthdays, the first letter of the names……everything can be hung up close to the crib or baby changing table, shown at the window or hang up on door’s baby room“.
Today, in this “inspiration time” post, I would like to present you two brothers from Cambridge, MA. They are the Brothers Hilts with a big passion for painting and drawing!
The following illustrations are from the kid’s book “The Insomniacs”, written by the Karina Wolf.