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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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My Favorite things from 2019


Howard Lyon

December 6, 2019 - We are nearing the end of the year and I thought I would recap with my most useful books and tools of the year. I cover some of the photo gear I use to record my videos, some painting gear for going mobile, books and some misc. studio gear. There is a lot here and a TON of links. I might have gotten carried away! Let's start with some books! Books Earlier this year I hosted a workshop from Paul Batch in my studio. I loved his approach to landscapes. I think landscapes have always been a weakness in my skill set, so I have set out to learn more. I the best way to learn is to get outside and paint. I did more of that this year than I have ever done before…

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