If you’ve arrested out HOW’s Fall 2016 Issue, you adeptness accept noticed that we included a adorable alternative of appearance books aloof for clear designers. This abundant assembly by the ablaze Nadja Sayej included the exciting Doodlers Anonymous Epic Appearance Book.
Doodlers Anonymous started in 2008 as a simple art blog, advised to accompany acknowledgment to “hand-drawn, low-brow, improvised art, kinda like the doodles you’d acquisition in a sketchbook, on a napkin, broken receipt, or average the pages of your admired book,” in the words of architect and columnist Rony Tako—better accepted as OKAT.
Drawing by Amaia Arrazola, photo via Doodlers Anonymous
Drawing by Amaia Arrazola, angel via Doodlers Anonymous
“As the visitors to the website grew, we launched a association area to acquiesce association to participate in cartoon challenges with artistic and different prompts like our Balloon Draw or Doodle Our Wall showcase,” Tako wrote in an email with HOW. “With time, we additionally capital to aftermath article actual with all the abundant artists that aggressive us everyday.”
So already a year, Doodlers Anonymous started calling for submissions. They curated the best submissions and self-published them in a 60-page developed appearance book. As the aggregation put together six of these books, the developed appearance book trend spurred the online community’s acceptance until aftermost year, back Monacelli Press (Penguin Random House) agreed to book a “best-of” appearance book. Thus, the Doodlers Anonymous Epic Appearance Book, featuring the assignment of 90 artists from about the globe.
But there’s added in abundance for Doodlers Anonymous too: “This ages we assuredly added the most-requested affection by our community,” Tako said, “and that’s the adeptness to upload their own art to our curated galleries. Now you can upload annihilation from your circadian sketchbook pages to artery art murals to your admired hand-drawn type.”
And alike better: HOW is captivated that Doodlers Anonymous has beatific us three alarming appearance pages from the Epic Appearance Book to allotment with our readers! Check them out and download them below:
Art by Yeyei Gomez | Click to download
Art by BADBUZZ | Click to download
Art by Zuzu Galova | Click to download
More about Doodlers Anonymous: Doodlers Anonymous is the capital online home for artistic inspiration, a all-inclusive ability of anarchistic analogy art, and a belvedere for bringing acknowledgment to both arising and able artists worldwide. Visit doodlersanonymous.com for more.
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