In the Beginning

In the Beginning

The Art of Genesis: A Pop-Up Book

By Chuck Fischer

Little Brown and Company, Hardcover, 9780316118422, 12pp.

Publication Date: October 2008

An ingenious series of three-dimensional spreads with fold-outs and narrative booklets, " "IN THE BEGINNING shows how the timeless narratives of the Book of Genesis have inspired artists for thousands of years and continue to do so today.
This spectacular gift book features Fischer's original artwork on intricate pop-ups created in collaboration with paper engineer Bruce Foster, which represent the classic stories from the first chapter of the Bible. With spreads that range from a medieval-inspired Garden of Eden to an stunningly tall tower of Babel to a magnificent diorama depicting Jacob's dream of a stairway to Heaven, IN THE BEGINNING is destined to become a treasured keepsake and perennial favorite on every family's shelf.

About the Author
Chuck Fischer is an artist and best-selling author who has taken his unique painting style and effortlessly transferred his signature look to a popular series of pop-up books.

In the Beginning


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