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New Harry Potter Character Sketches Due From Mary GrandPre

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Posted by: sue
March 19, 2009, 09:37 PM

The Herald Tribune is reporting tonight that artist Mary GrandPre, who provided illustrations and cover art for the US editions of the Harry Potter novels from Scholastic, will "draw 25 original sketches of characters from the series to benefit Forty Carrots Family Center's Capital Campaign." 

The piece continues:

Reservations for the sketches, in black and white or color, will be taken during this weekend's Masters Art Festival at Payne Park in Sarasota. The sketches will be priced at $1,000 for black and white, $2,000 for color in a 9x12-inch size.

For more information call 365-7716.

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87 Comments

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3703 Points

I would totally get one … if I had the money.

Posted by Christine on March 19, 2009, 11:12 PM report to moderator
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6690 Points

that is sooooo cool

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3463 Points

Ahh! That’s so cool! :D

Posted by BeAchL0veEr05 ☼ on March 19, 2009, 11:55 PM report to moderator
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ooooh, i don’t think i’ll be able to find $2000 in the couch

Posted by Carmenriots on March 20, 2009, 01:22 AM report to moderator
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8927 Points

yay! I love her artwork.

Posted by Gobbledygook [Sparrow] [WBM] J.O.R. on March 20, 2009, 01:54 AM report to moderator
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2235 Points

Great . . :) i’m buyin 1

in my dream

Posted by Sidish_black6 [WBM] on March 20, 2009, 04:10 AM report to moderator
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7524 Points

Thats a badass cover right there.

Posted by Bradyboy on March 20, 2009, 04:16 AM report to moderator
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759 Points

awww i wish she did the english/australian versions of the books!

Posted by morgannnn yo! {roar} on March 20, 2009, 04:55 AM report to moderator
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4138 Points

Man I wish I had money like that!!!

Posted by Calum Wilson (RuneDream54) on March 20, 2009, 06:34 AM report to moderator
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1151 Points

cool, she is such a great artist

Posted by McGiggles92 on March 20, 2009, 06:50 AM report to moderator
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737 Points

So cool! I hope they make them available somehow, so we at least get to see them.

Posted by Avelina_Went [ROAR] on March 20, 2009, 07:07 AM report to moderator
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5439 Points

Awesome art work!

Posted by Fleur-de- Lily on March 20, 2009, 07:32 AM report to moderator
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2482 Points

Hope someone posts the pics!!

Posted by ele0206 -ROAR- on March 20, 2009, 07:55 AM report to moderator
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1839 Points

How fabulous! I like AccioKrum’s thought about a calendar or something with this new art. The proceeds of those sales could also go to the FCFCCC.

Posted by Lillylove on March 20, 2009, 08:08 AM report to moderator
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A calender someday would be a great idea.

Posted by Melinae ♥Squee♥/Professor Truffle on March 20, 2009, 08:36 AM report to moderator
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