Author(s): Happy Menocal (General Editor)
Cats, dogs, hens, foxes, lions, tigers, even lemurs-- this character-filled collection, curated by Brooklynbased artist and illustrator Happy Menocal, features one hundred animal postcards from ten celebrated artists: Katharine Barnwell, Ben Giles, David Howell, Charlotte Linton, Geoffrey Martin, Menocal, Alice Pattullo, Sirichai, Adrien Vermont, and Kazumi Yoshida. The colorful cards, in our popular postcard box format, are ideal for correspondence, display, or a little company. Abooklet about the artists highlights their creative processes, influences, and favorite creatures.
-The artists' wildly different styles.remind us how many different ways there are of looking at a given creature.- -Fast Co.Design
Happy Menocal is a New York- based artist. She works mostly in watercolour and ink. She has a fine stationery line, sells limited edition prints of her work, and makes commissioned pieces for individuals and some companies, like Aerin, Anthropologie, Jonathan Adler, Stubbs & Wootton and Vogue.