Thursday, October 29, 2009

Fabulous New Bookplate Designs

Der Orchideengarten, 1920 magazine cover (Carl Rabus)
Michelle Duckworth won the contest with her bookplate design

Joel M. Smith's bookplate design

A Journey Round My Skull blog held it's first bookplate contest, in the spirit of the forgotten early 20th-century magazine Der Ochideengarten. The prize: Alfred Kubin: Drawings 1897 - 1909. Read Will's latest post about this rare German Fantasy magazine
and see the amazing drawings submitted to his first: Bookplate Contest !!
Wow. have to see Will's flickr set of 1919 art from this same magazine.

The Art of Amy Crehore

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