sketchbooks

Pep's Sketchbooks

Pep Carrió from Palma de Mallorca is an adventurous and inveterate sketchbooker. He’s represented in my own sketchbook compendium, GRAPHIC. Now he has his own collection of recent sketchbook pages, The Days Turned Over, and it is beautiful. His pages are drawn on calendar books. One spread a day. The package is also so...

R. Crumb's Sketchbooks

Robert “R.” Crumb is one of my favorite artists. Underground cartoonist, designer, illustrator, “drawer”—they all seem like inadequate titles when attached to his body of work. There was a show recently at the Society of Illustrators in New York City that solidly put a piece of punctuation on all the admiration I have for...