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Book Temptation in Blessington

This will be a brief post, its purpose to illustrate just how difficult my task of reading around the Landing Bookshelves is going to be. The difficulty, I am forced to add, is entirely of my own making as I find it almost impossible to pass the ‘Just Returned’ or ’New Titles’ shelves in any library that I happen to visit. 358 more words



It’s been hot in Seattle this summer. Luckily we have lots of places to swim. You can head for  a river…

a pond…

a lake… 132 more words

Children's Book Critique Group Blog

Think Like Rackham...

Working on a new tuition video, it’s been a while since I did this properly. Looking at an Arthur Rackham illustration- ‘The Pool Of Tears’ step-by-step and breaking it down, looking for the ingredients that made the great man so… Great. 16 more words

Aaron Pocock

A Few of My Favorite Things: Photos and Art

It’s time for another of our favorite things posts, and this month it’s favorite photos and art, so bear with me, there will probably be quite a few. 381 more words

Beauty Break: 06.30.15

For the love of purple…

Images found on Pinterest
Woman leaning on tree by Arthur Hughes
Glicine by virginio46
Purple door found on anarosa.tumblr.com
Sybil by Edward Burne Jones…
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Beauty Break

Bring Out The Imp!

This new Imperial Stout by the fantastic, Livingstone based company, Alechemy Brewing has just been launched featuring a specially commissioned drawing by me!

This label was so much fun to draw with the design brief being “make it twisted, gnarly, impish and a little bit terrifying…. 174 more words


Beauty Break: 06.24.15

Fabulous flowers and foliage.


Image of tree at Enderts Beach by Tom Seliskar
Images found on Pinterest
Katie Leede Menna fabric

Leaf Image by Philip Newton… 19 more words

Beauty Break