• Illustration

    #illo52weeks – Weeks 45 & 46

    Week 45: Leaves My daughter was playing around on ‘Sketchpad.io,’ so I thought I would have a go as I am always happy to try out new mediums. Here is my attempt at ‘Leaves.’ I had the story Jack And The Beanstalk in mind when I created this image: There has been a great trend for digital collage style illustrations in picture books in the past ten years. I am a fan of that style and love playing with patterned backgrounds. For example the Charlie and Lola books by Lauren Child, by David Mackintosh’s books, eg: Marshall Armstrong Is New To Our School and the wonderful illustrations by Liz Anelli. Week…