Tuesday, November 30, 2010

Cover Girl

A Novel by
Bruce Kellner
Cover Art by
Victoria Gertenbach
(That would be me!)

Click on the link above for more information and a close up view.




29 comments:

Pallas said...

Congratulations on having your lovely fabric collage on the cover of the novel. How did that come about?

karen said...

WOWZERS!!!!!!!!!!

dosfishes said...

How exciting!!!! Great piece. xox Corrine

meli B said...

What a wonderful opportunity to have your art seen through another avenue. Congratulations.

deanna7trees said...

how wonderful. congrats.

connie said...

Congratulations!! What a wonderful collage. It makes a wonderful book cover.

Rene' said...

How cool is that!!!! Congrats!

picciolo said...

wow congratulations! Your work looks fabulous here Victoria. And I love your farm houses, one of my favourites of yours I think!
: )

Gina said...

How exciting! Congratulations!

Victoria said...

Thanks everyone. :0)

Pallas, to answer your question, this particular piece was in a show a few years back and happened to be bought by the author of the book. He asked if I would allow him to use it for the cover, and obviously I liked the idea!

Stephanie said...

How very exciting. Congratulations. Looks like you can read the novel on line from the link you provided.

Martys Fiber Musings said...

So exciting....so proud of you. The perfect cover up for Mr. Kellner's book!

Char said...

Wow, congratulations that's great!

Michelle Engel Bencsko said...

That is too cool! YAY for you!!

Deborah said...

Congratulations! It's a great piece!

Lynn Weathers said...

Very cool!

henny said...

Wow! Very exciting that your works would be seen every where, congrat Vic!!

QuiltSwissy said...

Impressive! We can say we knew you when....

glen: You certainly should be proud of that one!

Jackie said...

Yay!! Well deserved!!

Fer said...

That's so cool!

kathrynclark said...

Wow, a whole new venue for your work! Congrats! I can see the artwork requests coming in already for future books!

Allie said...

Congratulations - I love the collage!

Sujata said...

Oh.. how wonderful! Congratulations!
It is beautiful!

Anonymous said...

Branching out I see! How wonderful your art looks on the book cover. Congrats on the opportunity to share your art with lots more people.

Susan

Diane J. Evans said...

Kudos!! This is a beautiful piece of cover art, Victoria -- how lovely that it's out there for all to see!

Diane

Kim said...

You go girl!
You are a talented artist we all know that :0)..I wish you continued success Victoria!

Happy sewing

Hey Harriet said...

That is so cool! I was wondering how that all came about, so I'm glad you explained it in a comment above! Well done you! It looks beautiful!

Cynthia said...

I would love to get my hands on this book I need a new project!!!!!

Thanks Cynthia

bkandck@netzero.net

Cheryl Arkison said...

That is so cool.