This Is for You
Artful, eye-catching, and full of heart, renowned screen printer and artist Rob Ryan's papercuts have graced book covers, album covers, and the fashion collections of Paul Smith. In This Is for You, Ryan takes his unique vision and crafts a book-length valentine that will move the heart and engage the spirit with its charm and artistry. Hand cut and hand painted, each page...more
The story that is revealed through the art is sweet and heart felt, somewhat depressing yet uplifting. Written from the man's perspective it focuses of his loneliness until his mothers tells him that one day he will find the person who will fill the void in his heart. He is...more
The words in this particular book 'THIS IS FOR YOU' pulls at your heart strings and is very powerful. It can mean a lot of things to a certain someone. The journey is about being alone and finding someone and dreams in your life.
I gave 'THIS IS FOR YOU' 4 out of five stars because I think this book isn't for everyone...more
Recently, I've liked the idea of sending a little love into the air when you feel lonely or heartbroken, aiming it toward someone who could use it. Maybe not to an imaginary heart mate, though.
I've been reading Rob Ryan's blog and admiring his work for over a year, and this was just one more way to experience it. A beautiful book by a beautiful artist.