the sketchbook project

I took part in the Brooklyn based The Sketchbook Project in 2010/11.
I chose the topic "A Record Year For Rainfall". My approach was to fill my Sketchbook with Illustrations of other record-breaking events that occurred in 2010. I simply asked myself the question: "2010 was a record year for... what?" Turns out, heat, pool removals, tourists visiting Times Square and radioactive pigs in Germany were just some of the topics i discovered....