Story, Illustrations, and Book design by Michael Wertz. Binding design by Carolee Wheeler.
The book production was coordinated by Pam Deluco with printing and binding assistance of SFCB volunteers. Letterpress printed in 2 colors, 20 fully illustrated pages, the book is 4 x 4".
Dog Dreams, written and illustrated by Michael Wertz, is a children's board book that imaginatively reveals the hopes, wishes, and ambitions of over a dozen dozing canines through playful imagery and rhyming text.
The featured artist, Michael Wertz, is a Bay Area illustrator and printmaker whose clients include Camelbak, Camper Van Beethoven, and the de Young Museum. His work has been recognized by Communication Arts and American Illustration. His "Dog Blog," featuring illustrations of 100 dogs in 100 days, was featured in Bark magazine. Visit his website here.