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Pulchritudinous penmanship

Pulchritudinous penmanship

We posted a lovely gallery today at Nextbook.org: yeshiva students’ scribblings on their textbooks’ endpapers, photographed by Zeva Oelbaum: Biblical Marginalia. Click the “View Gallery” link under Eve M. Kahn’s byline to see the slideshow. I guess they didn’t have that rule that one of my schools did, which if I recall correctly was that […]

Start sharpening your pencils!

Start sharpening your pencils!

Only two weeks to go until DrawMo! 2007, the project wherein interested parties try to make at least one drawing a day for the month of November. A dozen brave sketchers joined me on the group blog last fall, and I know that several others followed along at Flickr, on their own blogs, or (gasp) […]

The Power of Books

The Power of Books

By Mladen Penev. Via Elisabethsblog.