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April 25th, 2019

Coming Soon: Square Softcover Sketchbooks

Stillman & Birn sketchbooks will soon be available in a square shape: 7½” x 7½” (19 x 19 cm.) These new sketchbooks will be made in four varieties: Alpha Series – Item 101750S Beta Series – Item 301750S Zeta Series – Item 901750S Nova Trio – Item 399750S

Square-shaped drawing surfaces have a completely balanced […]

December 11th, 2018

Red Button Radish

Artist: Dr. Disha Chauhan, India Artist Statement: I love capturing everyday happenings around me on paper and over time have realised they work as great inspiration for colour, form and detailing study. In the process I am also trying to understand my own style too. As I have been trying major changes in my life […]

May 10th, 2017

Praha – Ovocný trh (Prague – Ovocný Square)

Artist: Anna Vecherskaia, Czech Republic Ovocný Square is a small narrow plaza in central Prague. The square has been a home to a market since the early 13th century and was a center of the fruit and vegetable trade until the early 20th century. Anna’s watercolor depicts the square as the sun is setting and […]

October 10th, 2016

Sophie

Artist: Joe Rayome, United States Artist Statement: When my wife and I met in college, her family had a year-old English Setter pup named Sophie. Sophie was everything a good dog could be – loyal, lovable, protective and smart. She taught herself to ring a bell hung on a doorknob as a Christmas decoration when […]

September 1st, 2016

A Vacation Map

Artist: Jean Mackay, United States Artist Statement: When traveling to a new place, I like to start with a map in my sketchbook. Though I’ve been to Maine many times, I’d never been to Deer Isle. Prior to setting off, I sketched the island outline and painted the deep blue water, using a lot of […]

June 26th, 2015

Fiat 500

FIAT 500 Artist: Luciano Cisi, Italy Aritst Statement: The subject is a Fiat 500 F Series – a vintage 1970 model. I drew it in plein air at a mall parking lot close to my home in Latina, a town in about 65 km south of Rome. I sketched it using pencil, Steadtler Pigment Liner […]