New Calendar — Beauty & the Beast 2017 Wall Calendar by Kinuko Y. Craft
Invite the richly imaginative paintings of renowned artist Kinuko Y. Craft into your home and be whisked away to a fairy-tale world of happily ever after. One of the world’s most widely respected fantasy artists, Craft is a storyteller whose intricately detailed illustrations are treasured for revealing new layers of wonder with every viewing. Each of the elaborate works presented in the Beauty and the Beast wall calendar tells a fragment of the quintessential tale of pure and earnest love.
Using miniature sable brushes, the artist applied oil over watercolor to create exquisite paintings to illustrate this beloved story for a new book. Beauty and the Beast, by Kinuko Y. Craft and Mahlon F. Craft, is scheduled for a summer 2016 release by HarperCollins. Originally written by Jeanne-Marie Leprince de Beaumont and published in France in 1756, the tale of Beauty and the Beast is a timeless reminder that love transcends all.