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The Rest of the Iceberg


Steven Belledin

Years ago, I got a copy of this book, The Illustrator In America 1860-2000, by Walt Reed. If you’re unfamiliar, the book is basically an encyclopedia of prominent American illustrators that worked—not surprisingly—between the years 1860 and 2000. Each entry includes a biographical blurb, and one or two examples of the illustrator’s work. All in all, the book is a pretty nice resource in terms of the history of American illustration and it's a great…

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Cornwell, Rockwell, and Dunn


Arnie Fenner

December 9, 2019 - 2019 is coming coming to a close and the holidays and all they entail are rapidly approaching. It seems like a good time to sit back, relax, and watch some videos of several illustration legends showing how they did what they did. James Gurney shared the rare films of Harvey Dunn and Dean Cornwell at work (and narrates the latter) on his YouTube Channel while the Norman Rockwell piece is an excerpt from the "American Masters" PBS series. Enjoy! [embed]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Cs7VY16nTA0&feature=youtu.be&fbclid=IwAR1DPHB7C9omGLfA3zvIbtHSlAYcC9xBH99L_wSOpeOK6lDv7Jqy0qhSjAc[/embed] [embed]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JlufEZCh1Mk[/embed] [embed]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DdGAR5zaipw[/embed]

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