Ideal Bookshelf 500: Book Club© Jane Mount 2012 / 10”x14” / gouache & ink on paper JH and her friends in Atlanta (my home town!) have met as a book club for 25 years!! I painted the books they voted the best of the lot. (Also, this was my *500th* Ideal Bookshelf painting! woo!)

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Ideal Bookshelf 460: JA© Jane Mount 2012 / 9”x12” / gouache & ink on paper JH is based in Kabul, and commissioned this for her friend JA. Once I started pulling up the photos and realizing there were a few cool landscape spines (Little House, East of Eden, and The Great Game), I hunted through the…

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Ideal Bookshelf 447: RLL© Jane Mount 2012 / 8.5”x11” / gouache & ink on paper RLL is in school, and this is his ideal shelf. I love the mix of the super classics and contemporary classics. I also love that RLL has such a distinct color scheme, full of blues with a bit of heat.

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