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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And it’s printed in Italy.

It’s large and measures about 16 inches diagonally. Are you a frequent reader or book collector?

A Sketchy Past, The Art of Peter De Sève – Illustration History

Add to want list. Used book in very good condition. Not only are the drawings good, the ideas are sketcjy fantastics, which is why his work is liked by so many. Wednesday, November 23, Did you know that sinceBiblio has used its profits to build 12 public libraries in rural villages of South America?

A Sketchy Past: The Art of Peter de Sève

Other than the beautiful art work, there’s also an foreword by Chris Paat director of Ice Age and introduction by Amid Amidi. Thursday, October 31, A one day workshop in Paris! More tools Find sellers with multiple copies Add to want list.

I know I’ve said this before, but for inspiration one doesn’t have to go very far, especially in New York City. May contain limited notes, underlining or highlighting that does affect the text. Thursday, November 10, Arthur Christmas. Newer Posts Older Posts Home. I haven’t seen it yet, but enjoyed shifting gears and drawing characters without fur for fo change.

I wanted to do this idea for a New Yorker cover for years and never got around to it until now. But anyway, it’s a slippery slope for me to try and list the individual talents because virtually everyone who works on a Blue Sky film is indispensable. There are sketches from his personal sketchbooks, drafts for his magazine work and commissioned projects, like the character designs he oc for Ice Age, Finding Nemo, etc.


You can check out more of his work at www. This time I didn’t resist at all.

Inventory on Biblio is continually updated, but because much of our booksellers’ inventory is uncommon or even one-of-a-kind, stock-outs do happen from time to time. In this exquisite monograph, world-renowned illustrator and character designer Peter de Sve shows his favorite published and unpublished works.

He’s one of my sketcby illustrators, period. The illustrations are gloriously reproduced on thick low gloss paper, making the book slightly hefty. Peter de Seve likes to use fairy tales or animals as metaphorical devices enliven otherwise dry material.

Here’s one of eight pieces I am working on, showcasing the main characters from some of Charles Dicken’s most famous works. If you’d like aa signed copy or just want to say hello, we’ll see you this Thursday! I could be wrong. What can I say about Peter De Seve Copiously illustrated with hundreds of paintings and drawings, including never-before-published New Yorker cover roughs, behind-the-scenes animation development artwork, and personal sketches, A Sketchy Past is the first comprehensive survey of de Sves work.

Oh hell, why limit it to contemporary? To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. At the story’s center, is the early twentieth century film pioneer, George Melies srve, who is credited with being the first director to recognize the inherent power of film to create truly fantastic imagery.

We’ll call it Sketchtravel and if to a top flight publisher and have them publish a limited facsimile of the book! You may discover that there is a lot to be said about working with real pen and real ink without the dangerous luxury of “command z”.

If you are in New York City before November 5th you have a unique opportunity to see a huge retrospective of Sorel’s work. One short hop on the Lexington Ave. Stars are assigned as follows:. Seems like there’s indication that a reprint for q English edition will be coming out on Amazon France in January Dobson, like a few other characters I designed for this film, ended up having a non speaking part. It might have something to sketchg with the fact that Kermit is in the scene and he is not part sketchu the Lucas Empire, which I suppose could be a copyright issue.


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Here’s a sampling off the top of my head: The sketch is based on a fragment of a larger scene depicting Londoners enjoying an afternoon on a merry-go-round, sometime during the ‘s. This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Short of that, this will be the very best way to get a true overview of what makes Blue Sky the great animation studio that it is. Angelina rated it really liked it Nov 27, Try adding this search to your want list.

It’s filled with lots of nice details. Jan 03, Steve rated it liked it Shelves: Bewildering as it is, there has only been one Art of book dedicated to a Blue Sky film and that was for Robots. The last two sketches were made in a cafe during a recent trip to Paris.

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