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Oodles of Doodles!

While grappling with a couple of other projects this week that have proved rather more troublesome than I had anticipated, and desperately casting about for new procrastination exercises – having exhausted all the usual suspects, and a few other more … Continue reading

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MORE MA sketchbook outpourings (1 of 3 [sorry…])

ADVANCE WARNING: There follows an-already-slightly-mouldering (these are now pretty old drawings…) ‘glut’ of sketchbook-based posts charting my progress/stumble through the last couple of modules of the MA Children’s Book Illustration course, after which I promise a more regular (in terms … Continue reading

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Unloading sketchbooks…

A few more pages from the sketchbooks – to try and mitigate the over-abundant wordage of yesterday’s post… Again, from the Observational Drawing module at the start of the course (a brilliant way to deconstruct ideas of what it is … Continue reading

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Illustration Friday: that’s LUSH, that is…

Well, actually it’s mainly overdue and one of the lamest pieces of drawing I have produced in several weeks, but in the interests of attempting to retain my seat on the Illustration Friday train (head, hands, feet and all other … Continue reading

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Jayne[y]’s got a gun (and it’s called Vera…)

It was Marvellous Dave’s birthday last weekend and, following a serious drought of illustrative, er, juice, I decided (at the very latest minute, of course…) to rustle up something Firefly¬†for the occasion: This also dovetailed nicely with one of my … Continue reading

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It’s just not cricket…

(…No, but is it tennis/some other identifiable category of sport…??) A quick Illustration Friday offering in response to the week’s topic, protest.¬† Something along tennis-themed lines, inspired by the warm, fuzzy after-glow the collective British public seems to be (still) … Continue reading

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Superhero Sunday!!

Apropos of nothing in particular – bar, perhaps, the suggestion by a fellow SCBWI-ite at last weekend’s Masterclass that my illustrative style might lend itself to comics/graphic novels (whether said contemporary had genuinely identified an avenue that they felt I … Continue reading

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