Who doesn’t love a glimpse into an artist’s sketchbook?
It’s like reading a diary.
It’s like reading a journal.
It’s like reading a MIND.
Noah Van Sciver was open enough to let Frank Santoro and us take a peek.
Have a watch:
And the full interview:
I’m only now starting to dig into Paul Buhle and Noah Van Sciver’s Johnny Appleseed.
Johnny Appleseed (aka John Chapman) was the original American hipster. He traveled across the United States on foot. He kept a rockin’ beard. And he lived with minimal possessions.
His ideas and legend spread. Not by an instant digital network, but through conversations, tall tales, and the written word.