A Storybook bible for Grown-Ups
Square Halo Books
OverviewInstead of cute cartoons of sweet stories, this "storybook Bible" offers gripping artwork-from medieval woodcuts to contemporary linocuts-depicting well-known passages along with those shocking stories that are often hidden from view. Revealed intends to portray the people in the Bible as exactly what they were-rapists, murderers, philanderers, failures, and liars.
Author BioNed Bustard s a graphic designer, children's book illustrator, author, and printmaker. Books he has worked on include the It Was Good series, Squalls Before War: His Majesty's Schooner Sultana, History of Art: Creation to Contemporary, Every Moment Holy, and The Church History ABC's.
Edward Knippers is an American artist, his major works are large scale paintings depicting biblical narratives featuring nude figures. Edward Knippers attended Asbury College in Wilmore, Kentucky where he attained a BA in fine arts.
Tanja Butler is a painter, printmaker, and educator. Her work is represented in the Vatican Museum of Contemporary Art; the Billy Graham Center Museum at Wheaton, Illinois; the Portland (Maine) Museum of Art; the DeCordova Museum in Lincoln, Massachusetts; and the Boston Public Library.