Sketchbooks: The Hidden Art of Designers, Illustrators, and Creatives

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Laurence King Publishers, Nov 7, 2012 - Design - 240 pages
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Now published in paperback, Sketchbooks provides a revealing glimpse into the inner workings and private inspiration of creatives from the worlds of advertising, design, graphic design, fashion design, art, street art, and illustration. The material is complemented by interviews in which artists explain how they use their sketchbooks and how they relate to finished works. These, along with the sketchbooks themselves, give readers a direct and unmediated insight into the process of research and creation.

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Review: Sketchbooks: The Hidden Art of Designers, Illustrators and Creatives

User Review  - Justin Banger - Goodreads

An awesome and diverse collection of artist's sketchbooks. Includes Oliver Jeffers and John Hendrix - whose children's book illustrations I admire. Read full review

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User Review  - Marina - Goodreads

A fascinating insight into the creative mind and the different ways that sketch books are kept. Read full review

About the author (2012)

Richard Brereton began his career in the London and New York art markets, before becoming a television producer for the BBC. He currently lives and works in London. He is the author of Cut & Paste.

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