The High Sierra Note Card Box (Other)

The High Sierra Note Card Box By Tom Killion Cover Image
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Description


These lovely note cards beautifully reproduce the amazing woodcut prints of the California landscape that Tom Killion created over the past four decades. Each box contains twelve blank cards printed on fine white stock and twelve white envelopes.

The High Sierra Note Card Box contains three each of four designs:

  • Matterhorn Peak from Spiller Canyon
  • Evolution Valley from McClures Meadow
  • Unicorn Peak, Yosemite
  • Big Arroyo, Foxtail Pines

Other Note Card Sets in this Series:

  • California's Wild Coast
  • Muir Woods and Mt. Tam
  • Northern California Coast
  • Trees of California
  • San Francisco Bay
  • Sierra Winter

About the Author


Woodcut and letterpress artist Tom Killion grew up in Marin County, California, on the slopes of Mt. Tamalpais, where the rugged scenery inspired him from an early age to create landscape prints strongly influenced by traditional Japanese woodblock prints. Along with publishing fine art letterpress books, Killion holds a PhD in African history from Stanford University and has taught history at several Bay Area universities. He is the founder of The Quail Press and his extensively illustrated books include 28 Views of Mount Tamalpais, The Coast of California, and Walls: A Journey Across Three Continents. Killion and Gary Snyder collaborated on The High Sierra of California, which was published by Heyday in 2002 and Tamalpais Walking, published in 2009. You can find out more about his artwork at tomkillion.com.
Product Details
ISBN: 9781597143677
ISBN-10: 1597143677
Publisher: Heyday Books
Publication Date: October 4th, 2016
Pages: 12
Language: English