Having played around with watercolors for years, I started painting seriously with inks in 2010. Since then my portfolio has expanded from a mere handful of pieces to over 250 works on paper and canvas.
Several years ago, Destiny Books asked for permission to use one of my ink-on-paper paintings on the cover of Itzhak Beery’s THE GIFT OF SHAMANISM.
Here’s the original image, MESA, CANYON, RIO …
And here it is adapted for the cover of Beery’s fascinating bestseller …
Perhaps my artwork contributed in some small way to the book’s success. In any case, before long Destiny Books, on the author’s request, contacted me for permission to use another of my ink-on-paper paintings, THUNDERBIRD, for the sequel …
This time my image was used without modification on the cover of the bestselling SHAMANIC TRANSFORMATIONS:
And now, with the publication of Beery’s third book in the series, my artwork (CROW RISING, ink on canvas) is once again featured …
Here it is on the cover of SHAMANIC HEALING …
On the subject of shamanism and my artwork on book covers, my ink-on-paper painting DREAMCATCHER …
… appears as the background image for my award-winning shamanic novel, SNOOZE: A STORY OF AWAKENING, winner of the 2015 National Indie Excellence Award for New Age Fiction.
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Sol Luckman is a pioneering ink painter whose work has been featured on mainstream book covers and award-winning author whose books include the international bestselling CONSCIOUS HEALING and its bestselling sequel, POTENTIATE YOUR DNA. His visionary novel, SNOOZE: A STORY OF AWAKENING, winner of the 2015 National Indie Excellence Award for New Age Fiction, is the coming-of-age tale of one extraordinary boy’s awakening to the world-changing reality of his dreams. Sol’s latest book, THE ANGEL’S DICTIONARY: A SPIRITED GLOSSARY FOR THE LITTLE DEVIL IN YOU, winner of the 2017 National Indie Excellence Award for Humor, reinvigorates satire to prove that—though we might not be able to change the world—we can at least have a good laugh at it. Then again, maybe laughter can transform the world! Learn more about Sol’s art and writing at www.CrowRising.com.