The Book of Wonder is a comic-art collection of short stories, funny anecdotes and heartfelt drawings created by artist, Holly English.
Holly experiments with eclectic styles utilizing mediums ranging from instax film to oil pastel and traditional ink.
With themes explored from pseudo-spiritual practice to life’s simple yet miraculous moments, Holly’s latest self-published comic is a moving and simple collection of artworks sometimes expressed out loud and sometimes told in tiny brushstrokes.
A 20-page colour A4 book, for a mature audience.
Holly English is an artist, illustrator and comic writer who lives in Byron Bay, Australia. She has also written the comic book Byron Bay, a Time and Place, about Byron Bay in the 90’s, when Holly arrives as a teenager and learns that even in paradise, life can be painful.
Both comics are available at:
www.hollyenglish.com/shop (via Paypal or Etsy).
‘Very moving and carrying the essence of what comics are all about, translating emotions and dreams in creative images…keep on doing more, more and more!’
TOME, comic author.
‘What a beautiful, beautiful story. Every frame was a lifetime told with tiny strokes. You are so freaking creative, it’s inspiring.’
Nicolette Boaz, composer.