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We Inspire Me

Cultivate Your Creative Crew to Work, Play, and Make


Chronicle Books
Available: 10/02/18
7.5 x 9.63 · 152 pages
CDN $28.95 · cl

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Andrea Pippins

The best thing a creative person can have is a crew of friends, allies, and mentors to support them. Packed with inspiration and ideas from author-illustrator Andrea Pippins, this is a one-of-a-kind handbook for doers and makers looking to expand and nourish their creative community. Drawing on her own network of talented artists, designers, and friends, Pippins offers tips on how to: reach out to your heroes; use your art or work to empower your community; learn about a new culture andshake up your perspective; take a class, join a team, plan brunch-have fun! And she delivers her advice in style. Colorful pages feature patterns, portraits, and hand-lettered quotes alongside tips for fostering genuine connections and supportive relationships.

Andrea Pippins is a designer, illustrator, educator, and author currently residing in Stockholm, Sweden.