James Patterson Donates $2.5 million to Teachers During Covid 19
From AirBnB: Jane Austin's House available for rentals - OMG!
From SLJs 100 Scope Notes: 5 Thoughts on the Most Banned Books of the Decade
From Brightly: Graphic Novels Can Turn Reluctant Readers Into Lifelong Book Lovers
ILLUSTRATORS' TREEHOUSE NEWS
EVENT: Adobe Max The Creativity Conference, October 20–22 FREE!
EVENT: Many of the Lightbox sessions are now available for free online HERE
PARTICIPATE: AIGA VOTE Campaign
From The University of Edinburgh: New artwork commemorates Edinburgh Seven
From The Guardian: Children’s books roundup – the best new picture books and novels
2020 LGBTQIA+ Graphic Novels for Young Readers
From Print & Pattern: DESIGNER - julia griffel design (Joy and Izzy - you two will especially like this one!)
Wondering what the trends in greeting cards are these days? These great posts at Print & Palette share trends at Tescos in the UK:
Greeting Cards Tesco Part 3
From Muddy Colors:
Mouse Guard by David Petersen
ON COLLABORATION: AWAKEN THE NIGHT
The Value of Studies
From Urban Sketchers: Drawing Attention October 2020 - The official monthly zine
OFF TOPIC BUT INTERESTING
From The Chronicle of Higher Education: The Future of the Academic Work Force
From The American Mind: A Storm for Which We Were Unprepared by Bill Frist, M.D. (A scarily precient speech he gave in 2005)
From MmHmmm: Video Contest: What do you think can be "better than before?" Submissions due by October 7th.