This petite gift book collects words of wisdom from history's greatest creative minds--from Socrates to Lewis Carroll, Julia Child to Walt Whitman, Jane Austen to Nora Ephron--lettered and illustrated in Lisa Congdon's signature hip hand-drawn style. Readers will find inspirational insights, calls to action and encouragement to creativity.
Aside from hand-lettering, artist and illustrator Lisa Congdon is best known for her colourful paintings, drawings and pattern designs. She has been featured in Bitch, Adorn, Country Living and ReadyMade magazines and on numerous art, design and culture blogs. She is the illustrator of Tender Buttons and several stationery titles, all from Chronicle Books.