Joanne Gilbert's Profile

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Enter My Shop Here : http://www.etsy.com/shop/DrawntoLetters

I like my illustrations to feel like the 40’s set in 21st Century style. Drawn to Letters started with a modern twist on a classic cloth alphabet book and grew to include prints, cards and handmade gifts. I draw timeless details for fresh eyes.

After an art degree and working in the food, fashion and higher education industries I am drawn back to the joy of painting little pictures from everyday life. I love Seth Godin's statement: "Small is the new big". I combine small art, rhymes and puns to celebrate life with a touch of humor. I love to personalize and customize the details ,so just ask.

Every child's story begins with a name. This thought and treasured hours "reading" first books to my children inspired me to create the first name…

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  • Female
  • Joined June 18, 2009

Favorite materials

pencils, ink, watercolor, paper, fabric, digital scanner, coffee

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DrawntoLetters
Original Illustrated cloth books, prints,...

About

Enter My Shop Here : http://www.etsy.com/shop/DrawntoLetters

I like my illustrations to feel like the 40’s set in 21st Century style. Drawn to Letters started with a modern twist on a classic cloth alphabet book and grew to include prints, cards and handmade gifts. I draw timeless details for fresh eyes.

After an art degree and working in the food, fashion and higher education industries I am drawn back to the joy of painting little pictures from everyday life. I love Seth Godin's statement: "Small is the new big". I combine small art, rhymes and puns to celebrate life with a touch of humor. I love to personalize and customize the details ,so just ask.

Every child's story begins with a name. This thought and treasured hours "reading" first books to my children inspired me to create the first name alphabet book as a gift and keepsake. Naturally, the whole alphabet followed! I love knowing that my art will stay in a child's mind or cause a grown-up to smile. I want to make good memories for people.

Please contact me with comments here or join DrawntoLetters facebook: http://www.facebook.com/drawntoletters

Thanks for supporting handmade business.

Joanne

P.S.I use sustainably sourced materials and methods wherever possible.

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