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  • P22 Chai Tea
    P22 Chai Tea is unique among brush lettering scripts. Its sweeping strokes and luxurious use of horizontal space lend personality and warmth to any project. Its sturdy letterforms make it ideal for lo […]

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April 24, 2009

Damien Correll & Radiozero

Damien Correll & Radiozero

Super nice guy and talented illustrator Damien Correll has been doing these beautiful covers for the podcasts over at Radiozero. Go there and check them out as well as the podcast if you need some tunes to get you set for the weekend.

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April 7, 2009

Original Gangster: Mary Blair

Original Gangster: Mary Blair

If you’ve ever seen Alice in Wonderland, Peter Pan, or been to Disneyland then you’re already familiar with the work of Mary Blair. One of my favorite illustrators and a personal favorite of Mr. Disney check out a treasure trove of her illustrations here.

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April 2, 2009

Merijn Hos aka Bfree

Merijn Hos aka Bfree

Hard to believe the world is in global economic turmoil when you have people like Merijin Hos aka Bfree around. All kinds of lovely work over at his website such as drawings, installations, childrens books and even a video spot for YO GABBA GABBA. Dreamy!

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March 28, 2009

Andrew Holder at Subtext

Andrew Holder at Subtext

Just got back from the Andrew Holder show at Subtext. Amazing show, something different in Andrew’s work than your average 60′s folk art revivalist, something happy and wonderful. If you live in the San Diego/Los Angeles area you definitely need to come out and see for yourself. I just wish I was rich so I […]

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May 29, 2008

Sacred Mtn

Really enjoying the work over at Sacred Mtn. Again another artist emerging in this Folk Art meets Glaser style that seems to be all the rage right now in the illustration grass roots art scene. Also nice collection of photos showing work for their latest exhibit on Flickr.

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May 22, 2008

Our Mountain by Steve Harrington

Our buddy Steve has a show coming up at the Lazy Dog in Paris starting in June. It will then travel onto other cities this year (Berlin, Milan & Barcelona). Sounds like a nice one, details here.

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May 12, 2008

BFREE

BFREE

Found BREE from one of the latest issues of IdN, The Semiotics of Illustration. IdN is always a nice magazine and has been for years, but I found this issue to be mega hot, tons of great work in here and even highlights on some of Geoff Mcfetridge’s latest works.

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April 24, 2008

The work of Josh Kenyon

While somewhat in the genre of todays “hipster” drawing style, the work of Josh Kenyon is still mega hot.

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April 9, 2008

Free Mask Illustrations

Free Mask Illustrations

Dr Freebie Fresh brings you some nice Asian Mask illustrations today. The concept coming from our Bangkok studio, was using traditional Ramakien Thai masks as the inspiration. These drawings were early concept drawings for the later developed Thaiglish font.

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April 7, 2008

In The Year 2000

In The Year 2000

What an amazing set of illustrations and drawings at the ‘In The Year 2000‘ photoset on Flickr. Not to be missed, browse this nice collection and check some of the credits and history behind some of these illustrations. Very Inspiring and these will always leave you with what a let down of what didn’t happen, […]

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March 29, 2008

Justice – DVNO

Nice video with lots of silly type styles. The part that spoofs the old school HBO intro is super nice.

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March 27, 2008

Employee Picks

We understand that it can be hard getting a feel for what a book contains when looking at it on the web. We, on the other hand, get to spend a lot of quality time with the books we have in stock, so we felt it may be helpful share a few of our favorites […]

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