Thursday, December 9, 2010

Ohhhh-Free Books! and you can win too!




This is so cool-I put up a list of very cool books from Chronicle and then they *MIGHT* choose me and one of my readers to win this haul-for the Haulidays-HA HA=Get it?Oh you have to comment below to have a chance at winning!

Heres my listo!

Creative Time: The Book:

Permanence: Tattoo Portraits by Kip Fulbeck

Street Sketchbook: Inside the Journals of International Street and Graffiti Artists

Indie Craft

Stencil 101 Journal


Gig Posters Volume I: Rock Show Art of the 21st Century
Quirk Books

Subway Art: 25th Anniversary Edition

Young Guns 6 and The Undiscovered Letter



Street Sketch Book-Journeys-looks cool
The Exquisite Book- a collab of many artists-this looks very cool-how can you go wrong wiht DaveEggers?
David Choe-He so crazy ( but so so talented!)
Pictorial Websters-all the neato drawings from the dictionary with out the pesky words and all
AIGA Year in Design-the top of toppermost graphic designers compete here
Cult Streetwear-thats what I would like the Letterworks project dudes and dudettes to do

Made & Sold: Toys, T-shirts, Prints, Zines, and Other Stuff

More Things Like This

Art by Tattooists: Beyond Flash

Dan Eldon: The Art of Life

Urgent 2nd Class: Creating Curious Collage, Dubious Documents, and Other Art from Ephemera

The Handy Book of Artistic Printing: A Collection of Letterpress Examples with Specimens of Type, Ornament, Corner Fills, Borders, Twisters, Wrinklers, and other Freaks of Fancy
Princeton Architectural Press

I think these blue lettered ones will link ya right to the books themselves-give it a try ( I just got tired of typing!

Right on Chronicle Books! I love that I got to browse these ultra cool books-what a selection -and Im not just saying that to get chosen-at all!

11 comments:

imagine:joy said...

This is an awesome list Lisa! I see numerous titles that would be a wonderful addition to my book collection. :-)

LaurieJay said...

Very interesting list. I'd love a chance to win 'cause they all look so full of creative learning.

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Marjorie said...

Ohhh, how fun to get such interesting books!

Joanne said...

What a great list of books!

jowanjowan73(at)yahoo(dot)com

christa @ mental foodie said...

Love your choices! Good luck!

cytljjb(at)gmail(d0t)com

Molly said...

Lovin' your list! Here's hoping for a win!

Mollydedwards AT yahoo DOT com

Marci said...

Oh, what a wonderful list of books. I would love to win these. Happy Holidays!

kingdianne said...

I agree Lisa, Ohhhhh free books, I am drooling.

Sara said...

Hey Lisa....who could resist free books....and all the titles look so very interesting, too!

Thanks!

Stacy Hurt said...

LOL; the Handy Book of Artistic Printing. I saw the phrase "other freaks of fancy' and started laughing! I bet that book is quite interesting!!!

Happy New Years to my favorite Calligrapher!