1. Monthly Giveaway! The Picture Book: Contemporary Illustration


    This month we are giving away a FREE copy of the ” The Picture Book: Contemporary Illustration” by Angus Hyland to 1 of our lucky followers. Do you fancy owning a copy of this lovely little book? Here is how you can enter.

    To win you must simply do two things.

    1. Firstly you need to follow either our Facebook fan page or our Twitter (if you are not already following us).

    Facebook: www.facebook.com/illustratorslounge
    Twitter: www.twitter.com/the_loungers

    2. Secondly you MUST post a message on either our Facebook page timeline or on Twitter using  our tag (@the_loungers) with the correct answer to the following question:

    Who is the publisher behind this “mini edition” of The Picture Book: Contemporary Illustration?

    A) Marvel Comics
    B) Willy Wonka’s Book Factory
    C) Laurence King Publishing

    *Hint: go look at the Amazon page here The Picture Book: Contemporary Illustration.

    All messages must be in before the 31st of July 2012. 1 winner will be selected and announced on the 1st of August 2012. Then contacted via either Facebook or Twitter and free copy of this book will be sent out to them.

    Good Luck!


    The Review:

    This bible of contemporary illustration has now been reissued as a smaller “Mini” version Compiled by award-winning designer Angus Hyland, The Picture Book presents a broad spectrum of styles, techniques and subject matter representative of current trends and innovations to create a stunning compendium of work. Each artist’s work is accompanied by a self-portrait and a short, illuminating profile exploring their inspirations and their approach both to illustration and to their career.

    It is a comprehensive survey of new and exciting work from across the globe that will appeal to experts and newcomers alike.

    If you can’t be bothered to enter our competition or it has already expired you can purchase a copy of this book on Amazon here: The Picture Book: Contemporary Illustration