Coming Up With a Cover Image for Sean Brock’s First Cookbook

HERITAGE by Sean Brock (1)And, speaking of Sean Brock, the chef’s long-awaited cookbook inched closer to his fans’ grasp last Friday with the release of its cover image.

The non-traditional portrait fronting “Heritage” was shot by Charleston photographer Peter Frank Edwards. Within 24 hours of Brock posting the cover art on Instagram, nearly 1000 of his followers had given the image of Brock’s hands cupping beans a virtual thumbs-up.

Brock inked the book deal in 2011; Artisan is renowned in cookbook circles for high-quality, lushly-illustrated books. Continue reading