Tove Jansson

'Who Will Comfort Toffle?' by Tove Jansson, 1960 Tove Jansson has been one of my favorite illustrators since I was a little girl. The way she can tell a story wit the colors and shapes sends me straight back to my childhood.

Cheveux courts, (from Fantasio), Gerda Wegener, 1925

Gerda Wegener - Fantasio - 1925 - Cheveux Courts - haircuts , originally uploaded by asoftblackstar .

bike bike bike! graphic

"life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance, you must keep moving." Original vintage style typography poster with inspiring quote wording by Albert Einstein

Sophie Blackall

Lovely poster for New York’s Downtown Literary Festival by the one and only Sophie Blackall, in the style of her endlessly endearing Missed Connections. (↬ Lapham’s Quarterly)

Bjørn Rune Lie

Snowy scenes by Bjorn Rune Lie

Another brilliant piece from our issue six cover artist Bjorn Rune Lie. Love this wintry cabin illustration.

moomin print

The pattern is from an original illustration by Tove Jansson for her Moomin books.