I have a friend in my Thursday sketch group who has been painting (to decorate) his sketchbook covers. He got this idea from Jim Gurney's blog. I have quite a few sketchbooks and recently I gessoed some of the front covers. I did this sketchbook cover tonight in just black and white.
(Sketchbook Cover) Celeste Bergin, Made-up man in hood, oil on 6x9 sketchbook