Category Archives: Art with book themes

Book themed art of artist Deborah DeWit

Well folks I found another wonderful artist! While browsing Pinterest I stumbled on just one of these awesome paintings and knew that I had to find more. So… after Googling the artists name, “Deborah DeWit” I found her website.  She … Continue reading

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Book themed art of Jessie Willcox Smith

Jessie Willcox Smith was born in Philadelphia in 1863. She originally studied to be a kindergarten teacher and worked in this field before accidentally discovering a talent for drawing. She then took formal art courses at the Pennsylvania Academy of the … Continue reading

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Bookish art of Linda Lee Nelson

As followers of my blog know, I occasionally compose a post about art with bookish themes. Bookworms will agree that the next best thing to reading books is looking at pictures of books. LOL For this post I am featuring … Continue reading

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The art of Timothy Adams Matthews

There is just something about books.  Bibliophiles everywhere don’t just like to read books, they like to collect books, discuss books, and yes… even look at pictures of books. And don’t get me started on cats.  Cat people will agree … Continue reading

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Book themed art of artist Valentin Rekunenko

I haven’t done an art related post in a while, so when I came across this charming little book cottage on Pinterest, I thought it was a perfect time to remedy that. (look closely and you will discover some ingenious … Continue reading

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Bibliophilia on Pinterest

Bibliophilia (noun): a great or excessive love of books ; also, an enthusiastic or extreme interest in collecting books.     Social media has had a huge impact on readers.  Some even spend precious reading time perusing their favorite social … Continue reading

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Literary roosts series of paintings by Camille Engel

While perusing the internet I came across these enchanting paintings. Camille Engel has created a series of paintings that depict birds roosting upon piles of books…   Quite lovely.  Don’t you agree? Click here to view more paintings in this series … Continue reading

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Susanne draws

Susanne draws her favorite literary characters. Here are Elizabeth & Liesel. I loved them and just HAD to share. Click here for more wonderful drawings by Susanne. Susanne is a young illustration student who lives in Hamburg, Germany. Follow her … Continue reading

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Art prints for the bibliophile by Kimberley Applegate

I’ve just discovered an outstanding artist who has produced several prints that would be attractive to any bibliophile. Her name is Kimberley Applegate. I’ve included five examples of her work to get you interested. Many more can be found on her blog.

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