This is a great book for designers, illustrators or just skate graphics fans.
It's a journey through some of the most iconic graphics of the early years of skate design. A retrospective of sorts there's lot's of stuff from the Santa Cruz stable and early sketches for Independent, OJ Wheels, Hosoi and is a who's who of classic skate graphics.
This is a bit of an illustrated history running from 1944 to 2002 and covers work from all of the areas that Jim has worked in. You'll find surf, skate, music and everything thing in between. It's a story that traces the roots of the Jim Philips Studio and takes the viewer through the early stages of our creative revolution.
As the title implies, you’ll not only find skate-inspired artwork but many legendary pieces from surf and rock music culture as well!
If you’re interested in the wider work of Jim Phillips, complete your collection with the ‘Santa Cruz Skateboards Surf, Skate+Rock Art of Jim Phillips' book.
Book dimensions (softcover): 22,9 x 2,3 x 30,2 cm.