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A 140 page full color 6"x 9" Hard Cover book collecting my favorite pieces and process shots from 2015 through 2017
A 140 page full color 6"x 9" Hard Cover book collecting my favorite pieces and process shots from 2015 through 2017
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Ashes: a collection of dark drawings This is my third art book. A 140 page book of my drawings and process pics from the last year.

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Sample of Interior Drawings.
Sample of Interior Drawings.

 

My first to drawing collections.
My first to drawing collections.

 

Spread from my second book
Spread from my second book

 

Cocoon Stage of Ascension © Steven Russell Black  11"x17" Charcoal and Prismacolor on toned paper
Cocoon Stage of Ascension © Steven Russell Black 11"x17" Charcoal and Prismacolor on toned paper

 

Hiding when the devil comes to find you Reward tier
Hiding when the devil comes to find you Reward tier

 

Beneath The Cloth of Man Reward Tier
Beneath The Cloth of Man Reward Tier

 

The Thing Original Painting and Ashes book set
The Thing Original Painting and Ashes book set

 

Enamel Pin Design
Enamel Pin Design

 

Bookplates that will be included in every book reward tier
Bookplates that will be included in every book reward tier

 

Risks and challenges

As this is my third book a lot of the challenges I've identified and gotten better at solving. The biggest set back can be the international shipping of the books to me from the printer which can be anywhere from 8 to 12 weeks.

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    Hiding When The Devil Comes To Find You

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    Beneath The Cloth of Man

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    Cocoon Stage of Ascension

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    Commissioned Drawing and Book Set

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    The Thing Original Painting

    Ashes, Signed Hard Cover Book
    and the original painting "A love letter to John Carpenter's The Thing"
    24"x30" Oil Painting on cradled birch panel

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