Saturday, 27 February 2010

Thursday, 25 February 2010


Hey guys,
Um well it's digitally coloured and I wanted make is as a propaganda poster with a bit of a vintage feeling but for some reason I feel a bit uneasy with the colour and text and whether they work or not.

Tuesday, 23 February 2010

Emily Gravett

a very short look at how knockout in photoshop can help with composing finished artwork:
(ignore the really irritating take hart background music)

Saturday, 20 February 2010

Friday, 19 February 2010

Oliver Jeffers on Oliver Jeffers

great find by Louise! A quick run down on Oliver Jeffers by Oliver Jeffers

Digital colouring

Here is a pencil drawing which I have coloured digitally. I am currently debating whether to use digital colouring for my next project ... What do people think? Does it add anything to the drawing? (you can see the original at my blog)
I am in two minds at the moment about whether I should stick with this method, or try something else.


Thursday, 11 February 2010

Interesting website

This website/blog thing has all sorts of info and different illustrators and styles of illustration on it, and is all based around picture books.

Wednesday, 10 February 2010

Cheltenham Illustration Awards 2010!

Coming Soon - Call for Entries 2010 New Call for Entries web page, entry forms and details for the 2010 Awards will be posted soon- But we can tell you now that the theme will be "Traveller's Tales" and the deadline is 14 May 2010.

Wednesday, 3 February 2010

A good webite

A site which has lots of professional advice for writers and illustrators looking to get published.