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My New Blog

Hi everyone,

This is the first post of my new blog in which, hopefully, I will be detailing my endeavour to produce my first children’s picture book: Daisy Sunshine and the Murkins. 73 more words

Picture Book Construction

Rainy throwback Thursday

I’m betting  there are loads of people here in Victoria that are loving the rain at the moment, I know I am.

So this one seemed apt as it’s a bit of a dreary day- this has become my “logo” of sorts being on my FB title as well as my illustration postcards. 32 more words

Empathy & Enterprise. Hand in and evaluation of my year.

Handing in was a real pleasure to do because as i laid out all of my work i was surprised by how much I had to hand in. 431 more words

#Roughabite Picture Book Comic by #Cartoonist Jamaal R. James

This is our little dinosaurdog friend. He’s on another adventure trying to catch a butterfly. Lil buddy leave that butterfly alone. Lol. Well he never listens anyway. 21 more words

Cartoonist Jamaal R. James

Art by Garth

Garth von Ahnen is the amazing freelance artist who is illustrating the covers for all 12 instalments of Britannica. He wasn’t easy to find I can tell you, I talked to dozens of artists who said they would draw but when it got down to it everyone wanted to do a quick graphic or play with photographs, they didn’t have photographs in the first century so why should I? 66 more words

Book Covers

Weekly Photo Challenge: Face

Hi-ho! Busy painting art for a children’s book in a technique that involves covering gouache (“goo-wash” an opaque watercolor) with a layer of waterproof ink. I learned “Ink-Resist” from its dubber and master developer, the late Dwight Harmon ~ artist & optimist extraordinaire ~ over thirty years ago. 237 more words