Happy Birthday To Me!

Posted on Apr 13, 2016

My birthday present came in the mail yesterday! Now, my birthday is actually in October, which is when Loish was running her kickstarter campaign for her new art book. I’ve never waited so long for a birthday present but it was well worth the patience because it is a gorgeous book. Loish (Lois Van Baarle) has […]

Thank You Michael Whelan

Posted on Apr 6, 2016

When I was a kid, we didn’t have any internet. This wasn’t remarkable, it was just the 80’s. (We also had to walk to school uphill both ways in the pouring snow, but that’s a story for another day). This daily, hourly, minutely onslaught of artistic inspiration I now take for granted? Non-existent. And yet […]

Book Cover Inspiration #4

Posted on Mar 16, 2016

This batch of book cover inspiration features photo covers! Which one is your favourite? The Chess Queen Enigma by Colleen Gleason My Accidental Jihad by Krista Bremer, cover by Anne Winslow 3. The Secrets of Attraction by Robin Constantine 4. Unspeakable by Abbie Rushton 5. Stones for Bread by Christa Parrish 6. Persuaded by Rachel […]

Book Cover Inspiration # 3

Posted on Jan 13, 2016

Hello friends! Here’s another edition of Hanna’s favourite book covers. Peter Pan by J.M. Barrie. Cover art by Karl James Mountford (portfolio piece) The Midnight War of Mateo Martinez by Robin Yardi. Cover art by Teagan White. 3. Dear Lucy by Julie Sakkassian. Cover Art by David Wardle 4. Nobody is Ever Missing by Catherine Lacey. […]

Book Cover Inspiration #2

Posted on Dec 9, 2015

Here are a few of my favourite covers lately. I’m apparently in a girly fantasy mood. Karen Memory by Elizabeth Bear. Cover art by Cynthia Sheppard. Mechanica by Betsy Cornwell. Cover art by Manuel Sumberac. 3. Everneath by Brodi Ashton. Cover art by Ray Shappell. 4. Clockwork Princess by Cassandra Clare. Cover art by Cliff Nielsen. 5. Green by […]

Book Cover Inspiration #1

Posted on Jun 24, 2015

Here’s a few of my favourite covers I’ve come across lately, featuring beautiful illustrations and typography: 1. Song of Summer by Laura Lee Anderson, cover by Jenny Zemanek of Seedlings Design Studio 2. Waffle Hearts by Maria Parr, cover by Kate Forrestor 3. Along the Enchanted Way by William Blacker, cover by Stuart Kolakovic 4. […]