Sketchbooks

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Signed by the artist with a drawing, Very Fine, Jesse Aclin, Aclin, Jesse, 2016, 1st, 8.25 inches, 8.25 inches, 44 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

Jesse's 2015 - 2016 sketchbook includes observational drawings, life drawings, character designs, and cafe sketches, including Batman, dragons, roller derby...

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Signed by the artist with a drawing, Very Fine, Jesse Aclin, Aclin, Jesse, 2015, 1st, 8.25 inches, 8.25 inches, 48 pages, color and black & white, Softcover, wraps, English

This sketchbook features a variety of observational drawings along with character designs and studies from mid-2014 to mid-2015 by Brooklyn-based artist and...

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Signed and dated by the artist, Very Fine, Arthur Adams, Adams, Arthur, 2016, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 54 pages, black & white, softcover, wraps, English

Art's 2016 sketchbook which debuted at San Diego Comic-Con. Art's incredibly detailed cover art is celebrated in his new sketchbook, with covers,...

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Play - Signed
  $12.00
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Signed by the artist, Very Fine, Annisa Adjani, Adjani, Annisa, 2016, 1st, 8.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 20 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

Annisa Adjani is a storyboard director and writer for DreamWorks Animation. She's also worked as a storyboard artist at Reel FX, Titmouse, Warner Bros, and...

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Signed by the artist with a drawing, Very Fine, Brian Ajhar, Ajhar, Brian, 2015, 1st, 9 inches, 6 inches, 36 pages, black & white, Softcover, color wraps, English

From the artist: This book is a collection of drawings taken from my sketchbooks and project ideas. Included are some character designs from animation...

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One of the first 900 copies which are numbered & signed by the artist, Very Fine, Pierre Alary, Alary, Pierre, Comix Buro, 2011, 1st, 8.7 inches, 7 inches, 48 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, French

One of the first 900 copies which are numbered & signed by the artist. A new collection of drawings, character designs, and color renderings by one of...

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One of 900 numbered copies signed by the artist, Very Fine, Pierre Alary, Alary, Pierre, Comix Buro, 2014, 1st, 978-2-916518-70-1, 8.75 inches, 7.25 inches, 48 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, French

This third Alary sketchbook includes color illustrations created at the end of the work day, or reserved for special editions and small runs. Includes...

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Pierre Alary, Alary, Pierre, #298 of 900 copies signed by the artist, Very Good+ (pages wrinkled from water exposure), Comix Buro, Paris, 2009, 1st, 8.7 inches, 7.1 inches, 48 pages, color, softcover, wraps, French

The long out-of-print first collection of drawings, character designs, and color renderings by one of our favorite artists. Some lovely color pieces of...


Limited to 1200 copies SIGNED by the artist, Very Fine, Pierre Alary, Alary, Pierre, Stuart Ng Books, 2007, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 36 pages, black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

A new collection of beautiful artwork by the former Disney animator and current bande dessinée artist. A quarter of the book features pin-ups of...

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Garage Days, Vol. 2 - Signed
  $25.00
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Signed by the artist, Very Fine, Rafael Albuquerque, Albuquerque, Rafael, Stout Club, 2016, 1st, 8 inches, 8 inches, 64 pages, black & white, Softcover, wraps, English

The Eisner and Harvey award-winning artist of the acclaimed series American Vampire opens his sketchbook in this second volume of GARAGE DAYS. Divided...

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Signed by the artist, Very Fine, Chris Allison, Allison, Chris, 2005, 1st, 8.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 24 pages, black & white, Softcover, color wraps, English

Character and celebrity sketches.


François Amoretti, Amoretti, François, One of 900 numbered copies signed by the artist, Very Fine, Comix Buro, Paris, 2014, 1st, 8.7 inches, 7.1 inches, 48 pages, color, Softcover, wraps, French

This sketchbook will take you on a journey through the very special universe of François Amoretti (Burlesque Girrrl). This atypical artist's...

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One of 900 numbered copies signed by the artist, Very Fine, Jean-Baptiste Andreae, Andreae, Jean-Baptiste, Comix Buro, 2013, 1st, 9782916518657, 8.75 inches, 7.1 inches, 48 pages, color, Softcover, wraps, French

Come discover Jean-Baptiste Andreae's incredible talent & amazing colors through his sketches of girls (luscious girls, pin-ups, vampire girls,...

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Kris Anka Vol. 1 - Signed
  $30.00
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Limited to 500 copies. Signed by the artist, Very Fine, Kris Anka, Anka, Kris, 2016, 1st, 10 inches, 8.5 inches, 50 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, wraps

Kris Anka's first self-published collection. Illustrations, character drawings, costume re-designs, fashion, and more. Wonder Woman, Captain America,...

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Francois Ayroles, Limited to 1000 copies, VF, Ayroles, Francois, Beguiling Books, 2009, 1st, color wraps

A collection of 44 cartoons about comic strip and book creators, mostly American and European, and really only for the initiated. The humor is very dry...

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Azpiri (Signed & Limited)
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Limited to 500 copies signed by the artist, Very Fine, Alfonso Azpiri, Azpiri, Alfonso, Big Wow Art, 2008, 1st, 8.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 36 pages, color, softcover, wraps, English

Azpiri is a Spanish comic book creator best known for his graphic novel series featuring the blonde adventuress Lorna. This is a slick collection of new...

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Alfonzo Azpiri, Azpiri, Alfonzo, Fine, Ominiky Ediciones, Palma de Mallorca, 2014, 1st, 11.7 inches, 8.25 inches, 66 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps

If you are an Azpiri fan, don't miss this one. Almost entirely finished illustrations in color or ink. Lots of comic book characters depicted in the sexy...

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50/50
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Very Fine, Serge Baeken, Baeken, Serge, Uitgeverij Xtra, 2011, 8.25 inches, 5.8 inches, 400 pages, black & white, Softcover, color wraps, Dutch

Serge Baeken is one of the most productive and multi-faceted artists in Flanders.  He appears as a strip artist, graphic artist, graphic designer,...

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Very Fine, Serge Baeken, Baeken, Serge, Uitgeverij Xtra, 2008, Softcover, color wraps, Dutch

4444 sketches by Serge Baeken, a multi-faceted Flemish artist. He is a strip artist, graphic artist, graphic designer, illustrator and instructor....

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Shuffle
  $50.00
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Very Fine, Serge Baeken, Baeken, Serge, Uitgeverij Xtra, 2010, Softcover, color wraps, Dutch

Serge Baeken is one of the most productive and multi-faceted artists in Flanders.  He appears as a strip artist, graphic artist, graphic designer,...

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Signed by the artist, VF, Volkan Baga, Baga, Volkan, 2009, 1st, Softcover, wraps

A beautifully produced full-color catalog of five oil paintings and the preliminary drawings and studies. "Volkan Baga is a contemporary painter born in...

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Vectormania - Signed
  $30.00
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Robert Ball, Ball, Robert, Signed by the artist, Very Fine, London, 2015, 1st, 11.75 inches, 8.25 inches, 100 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

Robert M. Ball is an illustrator, designer and comic maker, living and working in London. His clients include HBO, Disney, ESPN, Sony, Wired and Conde...

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Sketchbook of Pin-Up No. 1
  $15.00
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Signed by the artist, Very Fine, Melissa Ballestreros, Ballestreros, Melissa, 2016, 8.6 inches, 5.6 inches, 96 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, wraps

Melissa Ballesteros is an artist from Mexico, passionate about art and animation. This is her first sketch book, collecting over 200 sketches from...

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Sketchbook of Pin-Up No. 2
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Signed by the artist, Very Fine, Melissa Ballestreros, Ballestreros, Melissa, 2016, 8.6 inches, 5.6 inches, 96 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, wraps

Melissa Ballesteros is an artist from Mexico, passionate about art and animation. This is her second sketchbook, first sketch book collecting over 200...

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Signed by the artist, Very Fine, Tom Bancroft, Bancroft, Tom, 2016, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 48 pages, black & white, Softcover, color wraps, English

A collection of 21 full-page illustrations from Tom Bancroft's MerMay series, suitable for coloring. These are all previously unpublished specialty...

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Signed by the artist, Fine, Glenn Barr, Barr, Glenn, 1997, 1st, 8.5 inches, 7 inches, 24 pages, black & white, Softcover, wraps, English

A small self-published chapbook/sketchbook by the lowbrow painter. This volume is a single wordless story. A black comedy: a spirit watches his lifeless...

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Heep #4 (Signed)
  $10.00
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Glenn Barr, Limited to 1000 copies. Signed by the artist., Very Fine, Barr, Glenn, 2011, 1st, color wraps

Glenn began publishing this small chapbook back in the day. #3 came out eleven years ago! Heep #4 is a 24-page b&w book printed on a nice cream stock...

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One of 400 numbered copies signed by the artist, Very Fine, Jeremy Bastian, Bastian, Jeremy, 2015, 1st, 8.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 48 pages, black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

A collection of weird and wonderful drawings and illustrations by the creator of Cursed Pirate Girl.


Signed by the artist, Very Fine, Tom Baxa, Baxa, Tom, Blood Rituals, 2010, 1st, 112 pages, color and black & white, Softcover, wraps

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Josh Bayer, Bayer, Josh, Limited to 200 copies, Very Fine, Rotland Press, Detroit, 2013, 1st, 8 inches, 5 inches, 20 pages, black & white, Softcover, wraps, English

From the publisher: A bulletin of the cheap & sensational! The ROTLAND DREADFULS series is an homage to the cheaply-produced 19th century...


Signed by the artist, Very Fine, Brett Bean, Bean, Brett, Trinquette, 2013, 1st, 9781934623275, 8.25 inches, 10.25 inches, 48 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Signed with a small drawing. Creatures, characters, environments and visual development art in full color.

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Signed by the artist with a drawing, Very Fine, Brett Bean, Bean, Brett, 2016, 1st, 7.5 inches, 7.5 inches, 100 pages, black & white, Softcover, color wraps, English

An all new black & white sketchbook from the character designer, visual development artist, and children's book illustrator.

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Signed by the artist with an ink drawing, Fine, Brett Bean, Bean, Brett, Brandstudio, 2011, 1st, 8.5 inches, 10.75 inches, 72 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Signed by the artist with a small drawing. A collection of digitally painted character designs and concept art. Spacemen, alien creatures, robots....

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Signed by the artist with a drawing, Very Fine, Brett Bean, Bean, Brett, 2014, 1st, 12.3 inches, 8.75 inches, 116 pages, color, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Two best friends trying to find their place in the galaxy filled with robots, bounty hunters, and an overbearing boss. A Graphic Novel by the popular...

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Signed by the artist with a head sketch, Very Fine, Brett Bean, Bean, Brett, 2015, 1st, 10 inches, 8 inches, 52 pages, color and black & white, Softcover, wraps, English

Signed with a small drawing. This is the new collection of artwork from Brett 2D Bean. Creatures, characters, environments, sketches, and finished pieces...

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Limited to 200 numbered copies signed by the artist with a drawing, Very Fine, Jeremy Bernstein, Bernstein, Jeremy, 2015, 1st, 7.5 inches, 6 inches, 40 pages, color, Softcover, wraps

An endless variety of Spider-Man poses with an animator's sensibility. Cool. Limited to 200 numbered copies signed by the artist with a drawing of...


Limited to 600 numbered copies signed by the artist, Very Fine, Simone Bianchi, Bianchi, Simone, 2013, 1st, 9.5 inches, 6.5 inches, 40 pages, color, Softcover, wraps, English

Wolverine, Thanos, Thor, Avengers, Batman and more in this action-packed sketchbook from Simone Bianchi. Layouts, tight pencils, finished pages and...

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Limited to 600 numbered copies signed by the artist, Very Fine, Simone Bianchi, Bianchi, Simone, 2015, 1st, 9.5 inches, 6.5 inches, 40 pages, color, Softcover, wraps, English

Spider-Man, Wolverine, Dr. Doom, Darth Vader, Avengers, Thanos, Secret Wars, Original Sin, Elektra, Batman and more in this action-packed sketchbook from...

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Limited to 700 numbered copies signed by the artist, Very Fine, Simone Bianchi, Bianchi, Simone, 2016, 1st, 9.5 inches, 6.5 inches, 40 pages, color, Softcover, wraps, English

Spider-Man, Dr. Doom, Avengers, Thanos, Star Wars, Batman and more in this action-packed sketchbook from Simone Bianchi. Layouts, tight pencils, finished...

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Heads - Signed
  $20.00
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Signed by the artist, Very Fine, Randy Bishop, Bishop, Randy, 2015, 6 inches, 6 inches, 88 pages, over 80 color illustrations, Softcover, wraps

Randy Bishop is a character designer and illustrator who has been working for the past seven years in the animation, gaming, and publishing industries....

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Signed by the artist, Very Fine, Randy Bishop, Bishop, Randy, 2016, 8 inches, 8 inches, 82 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps

Randy Bishop is a character designer and illustrator who has been working for the past seven years in the animation, gaming, and publishing industries....

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Little Black Book
  $25.00
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Very Fine, Steven Russell Black, Black, Steven Russell, 2014, 1st, 9 inches, 6 inches, 140 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, boards, English

Steven Russell Black is an illustrator and painter based in San Rafael, CA. His meticulously rendered images lean toward the unsettling and bizarre....

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Signed by the artist, Very Fine, Bret Blevins, Blevins, Bret, 2013, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 48 pages, 52 black & white illustrations, softcover, wraps, English

Bret Blevins' sketchbook: "The images are echoes of the fun impossible fancies of my youthful enthusiasms--comic books and pulp novels, ghost stories,...

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Signed by the artist, Very Fine, Bret Blevins, Blevins, Bret, 2015, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 48 pages, 51 color illustrations, softcover, wraps, English

Bret Blevins' latest sketchbook: "48 pages of unique colored pieces from his work over the last few decades. It's another side of his work from the...

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Notes Pour Peplum
  $12.00
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Blutch, VF, Blutch, Cornelius, 1998, 1st, 9782909990279, color wraps, French

A collection of sketchbook drawings by Blutch. "A preparatory notebook for the album, composed of drawings and graphic research."

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One of 100 numbered copies signed by the artist. A watercolor sketch on a separate sheet is included., Very Fine, Alex Bodnar, Bodnar, Alex, 2016, 1st, 5.5 inches, 8.5 inches, color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

Alex has included a watercolor sketch of a pirate girl with each copy of his sketchbook bought through Stuart Ng Books! Dry brush drawings, tonal...

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Signed by the artist, Very Fine, Anton Bogaty, Bogaty, Anton, 2013, 1st, 10.2 inches, 6.9 inches, 68 pages, 194 color illustrations, Softcover, wraps

Between 2006 and 2012, Anton Bogaty made 21 animated short films. This book reproduces 194 key frames from those films. It's a cool concept and the images...

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Anton Bogaty Drawings 3 2014
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Signed by the artist, Very Fine, Anton Bogaty, Bogaty, Anton, 2014, 1st, 10.5 inches, 8 inches, 40 pages, 40 color illustrations, Softcover, wraps

Animated filmmaker Anton Bogaty presents 40 individual art pieces. Pretty cool.

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