Ways and Means: How Illustrators Plan a Picture Book

Illustration for Three Billy Goats Gruff by Robert Bender
Feb 16, 2008 - Jul 20, 2008
Duvoisin Gallery

Selected original illustrations with preparatory materials such as thumbnail sketches, storyboards, dummy books, trial layouts, character studies, research materials, preliminary sketches, and media trials explore illustrators’ ways and means of planning a picture book. Artists include Robert Bender, Roger Duvoisin, Kimberly Bulcken Root, Jean and Mou-Sien Tseng, and Erika Weihs.


Robert Bender

Illustration for Three Billy Goats Gruff

Vinyl animator’s paint on acetate

Collection Zimmerli Art Museum at Rutgers 

Gift of the artist