My husband has created some really beautiful artwork this summer! These are a few of my recent favorites. All of these are originals drawn on actual book pages.
Sherlock Holmes, John Watson – on pages from The Return of Sherlock Holmes.
Detail of Hunter S. Thompson, drawn on a page from Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas.
Hobbit couple, drawn on prologue page of The Hobbit.
The Knight from The Canterbury Tales.
Come visit us at the Dane County Farmers‘ market in Madison to see Chad’s literary inspired artwork along with our bookish jewelry and accessories! We’re located near the top of State Street in front on Teddywedgers, Saturdays through early November. If you’re not in Wisconsin, you can always check out what’s new online in our etsy shop!
We have lots of fall art shows in the works as well and will be posting soon to announce where you can find us through the rest of the year!
It’s hard to believe it, but our final show of 2014 is coming up this weekend! Please stop out for this wonderful show at the Masonic Center in Madison, Wisconsin on Saturday, Nov. 29th. If you’re looking for unique, handmade gifts made by artists and crafters in your community and beyond, this is the place to visit. There will also be free goody bags for the first 50 shoppers! Hope to see you this weekend. Have a lovely holiday season, friends!
We are very happy to be traveling back to Oshkosh this year for Handmade for the Holidays Urban Craft Fair. We’ll be there with our usual bookish goodies and lots fun recycled book ornaments for the holidays as well! If you’re in the area, please stop by to check out a fabulous selection of handmade everything you can think of on Saturday, November 22. Hope to see you there!
We have been busy elves at The Bookish Life headquarters this month! We’re so grateful for all of our awesome customers and are happy to know that lots of people will be receiving special bookish gifts this season.
If you are still looking for a special gift, there is a great opportunity at Bright Red Studios in Madison this weekend. I will be there selling my work at a Holiday Bazaar along with several other artists who make clothing, jewelry, accessories and lots of other goodies. Click the photo link for more info! The show is on Saturday and Sunday, Dec. 21 & 22. Pop in if you are in the area!