Comic
English

Picture this

Lynda Barry (author)
With Picture This, Barry asks 'Why do we stop drawing?' and 'Why do we start?' It features the return of Barry's most beloved character, Marlys, and introduces a new one, the Nearsighted Monkey. Picture This is an inspirational, take home extension of Barry's traveling, continually sold out, and sought after workshop, 'Writing The Unthinkable.'
Title
Picture this
Author
Lynda Barry
Language
English
Edition
4
Publisher
Montreal: Drawn and Quarterly, 2010
225 p. : ill.
ISBN
9781897299647 (hardback)

About Lynda Barry

Lynda Barry (born Linda Jean Barry, January 2, 1956) is an American cartoonist, author, and teacher.

Barry is best known for her weekly comic strip Ernie Pook's Comeek. She garnered attention with her 1988 illustrated novel The Good Times are Killing Me, about an interracial friendship between two young girls, which was adapted into a play. Her second illustrated novel, Cruddy, first appeared in 1999. Three years later she published One! Hundred! Demons!, a graphic novel she terms "autobifictionalography". What It Is (2008) is a graphic novel that is part memoir, part collage and part workbook, in which Barry instructs her readers in methods to open up their own creativity; it won the comics industry's 2009 Eisner Award for Best Reality-Based Work.

In recognition of her contributions to the comic art form, Comics Alliance listed Barry as one of twelve women cartoonists deserving of lifetime …Read more on Wikipedia