Tag Archives: Children’s book Illustration
I had a great time reading The Dawn Chorus to children at Wood Festival. Even the very little ones coloured in birds and decorated them with feathers. There was a lot of careful cutting out too. My friend Shirin did a workshop making faces which produced some amazing works of art. It’s a lovely festival […]
Thank you very much to Mostly Books in Abingdon for letting me cover the window with birds to celebrate the publication of The Dawn Chorus. It was lovely to see children decorating the birds to hang in the window. Lots of people dropped in and ended up kindly helping. Thanks very much to Emma from Bloomsbury […]
Last week I saw the real Winnie-the-Pooh with Piglet, who is actually very small, and Tigger, Kanga and Eeyore in the New York Public Library, where they now all live. The “Pooh dolls” as they call them have been at the library since 1987 and were a gift from Milne’s American publisher. They were on […]
This week I had the best post ever, the first copies of my book The Dawn Chorus. Even though I have been making this book for over 2 years it was a wonderful surprise! Seeing all of the work come together into a physical object and holding it in one piece was very exciting. I […]
Sketchbook full of different Peep ideas.
Early sketchbook work for The Dawn Chorus.