Scout Editions, the esteemed design studio and brand, known for their vibrant illustrations and love for riso and colour, is thrilled to announce the release of their latest mini-masterpiece.
'Mini Stories' invites readers to delve into the hidden histories and enchanting tales behind the everyday objects and wonders that surround us.
At Scout Editions, the team's passion for history and storytelling has led them to uncover fascinating facts and narratives about the world we inhabit. Did you know that the iconic ice cream cone was invented during the 1904 World's Fair in St. Louis, Missouri, when an ice cream vendor sought help from a nearby waffle vendor due to overwhelming demand? 'Mini Stories' is brimming with such intriguing tidbits, spanning from the natural world's wonders to the innovative creations of humankind.
Drawing inspiration from these hidden gems, 'Mini Stories' is an homage to both the ordinary and extraordinary. The book features meticulously crafted illustrations, originally printed on a riso printer, imbuing the images with a delightful textural quality. Each illustration has been carefully reproduced and brought to life within the pages of this mesmerising book.
As a special treat, 'Mini Stories' boasts eight distinct bellyband designs, each adorned with a unique illustration from the book. These thoughtfully designed bellybands fold out to reveal a black and white poster showcasing a collection of icons, specially crafted by Scout Editions. This delightful addition allows readers to further immerse themselves in the enchanting world of 'Mini Stories' and pick the cover of their choosing.
The book itself is a beautiful object, featuring a casebound cover and 288 pages of captivating content. Throughout the book, readers will find a rich array of colour images, enhancing the visual experience and bringing the stories to life.
Scout Editions has poured their heart and soul into 'Mini Stories', which captures their curiosity and joy of discovery. Whether you are a lover of history, an art enthusiast, or simply someone who appreciates the magic hidden in the everyday, this book is a must-have addition to your collection.
Join Scout Editions on this remarkable journey of exploration as they unravel the captivating stories that surround us all. 'Mini Stories' is available now and can be purchased here.