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Author Phil Szostak Shares Details On The Process of Creating His Art of Star Wars Books

Last year, Phil Szostak showed us concept art, costume sketches, storyboards, and blueprints that gave us a “behind the scenes” look into the characters, weapon, worlds, aliens, and creatures of Star Wars: The Last Jedi. His book “The Art of Star Wars: The Last Jedi” was among the most popular, selling a multitude of copies worldwide. Phil’s upcoming book titled “The Art of Solo: A Star Wars Story” does not hit shelves until May 25, but the author has already begun sharing details about the process of what goes into making it and his other “Art of” books. Read on for more!


Creative Art Manager and author Phil Szostak took to Twitter Sunday to share the process for making his ‘Art of Star Wars’ books with his fans, especially those who are interested into how things work creatively over at Lucasfilm.

“Been thinking about doing a step-by-step thread on my process for making an Art of #StarWars book for a while,” he tweeted. “partly just to give you guys a glimpse into how things work creatively at #Lucasfilm more generally. So away we go…”


The Art of Star Wars: The Last Jedi – photo courtesy of



Phil has worked with the Star Wars art departments for almost a decade. His books explore filmmakers’ visions and illuminates their creative process. Here are some of the things he discussed on Twitter:










Phil said he will continue his in depth look at “some point in the future starting with step #4, gathering the concept art!” We’ll be sure to keep you updated, so stay tuned to SWNN for more information as this progresses.


The Art of Solo: A Star Wars Story hit stores May 25th. The book is currently available for pre-order via: AMAZON



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