A Sketchy Past has 59 ratings and 5 reviews. Parka said: (More pictures at )A hare is praying. Behind it, a wide grinning nun closes. This blog keeps on up on Peter de Sève’s latest works. He is best known for his New Yorker covers and animation characters such as Scrat from the Ice Age film . : A Sketchy Past: The Art of Peter de Seve () by Peter de Seve and a great selection of similar New, Used and.

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A Sketchy Past, The Art of Peter De Sève

Want to Read saving…. Spine creases, wear to binding and pages from reading. You can read about his schooling years, tue childhood heroes — Dracula, Frankenstein, and the Mummy — or how he built his own studio and the xrt of books that fill his shelves, or his relationship with people he work with.

The image below was sent to me recently by an old high school pal of mine, Robert Arkus ,who found it on Facebook and thought I might find it interesting. Monday, July 16, Paat Evans rated it it was amazing Mar 22, Haik rated it it was amazing Jul 05, If you’d like a signed copy or just want to say hello, we’ll see you this Thursday! It was only when I stumbled on the idea of making him an orangutan that things started to flow.


Hardcoverpages. They’re very excitable guys, but when they have an idea, they get it done. I love this style, adt a lot of the pieces are extremely funny. Clarke has an astonishingly intuitive grasp of perspective and can bend it to whatever suits his purpose. Your support runs this blog.

Chris Marsh rated it really liked it Oct 20, The show oeter include samples of work from every step of the process that goes into making a digitally animated feature, from the early sketchy stages of development to the highly burnished, finished animation that appears on screen.

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A Sketchy Past, The Art of Peter de Sève

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It wouldn’t be quite truthful to call this workgiven how much I am enjoying doing them. And although the drawings will be used rather small in the context of the cover design, I think the whole package will make a handsome series.

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Jeffrey B Palmberg rated it it was amazing Jun 09, The last two sketches were made in a cafe during a recent trip to Paris. Wednesday, September thd, Not so Hard Times. Molly Hunt rated it it was amazing Sep 22, Tuesday, March 11, Subway Lines.

Sunday, September 11, Scrooge. Below is a typewritten note written on a typewriter! He reminds us that caricature is not distortion for distortion’s sake, but rather an amplification of those features that reveal what is unique about that particular person. But this just came to me and I thought it was funny.


Brandon Lori rated it it was amazing Jul 18, As an art student fresh out of high school in the late ’70’s, I was slowly becoming more and more aware of artwork outside of comic books and paperback covers. Whether depicting ancient undersea caverns or multi leveled futuristic societies, he makes the impossible utterly convincing.

And though I have struggled to answer many a letter like this, there are many more that I simply didn’t have the time for.

Check out their website here and take a look at the fabulous roster of artists they wrangled to appear in the book. A career-spanning biographical essay written by historian Amid Amidi, along with comments from de Sve throughout the book, offer a unique insight into his approach to illustration and his artistic process. A special order item has limited availability and the seller may source this title from another supplier. To ask other readers questions about A Sketchy Pastplease sign up.

I’ve been trying to climb out of a little drawing rut I’ve been in lately and convinced myself to go to Sketch Night at the NY Society of Illustrators this evening. It’s filled with nice details. Want to Read Currently Reading Read.