In my art course, we were tasked with creating a lino print of a view through a window. Most people created images of gardens. I went for the cloud and spine city of Fran Wilde’s Updraft. Because I will take any excuse to celebrate the fantastic.
Learning to Illustrate
I’ve started taking a short illustration course. Hopefully, this will eventually result in pictures of scenes from some of my stories. For now, it’s led to this – a picture of myself, created in the style of Eric Carle, creator of The Very Hungry Caterpillar…
It turns out that even simple looking images can be complicated to create. But they’re also a lot of fun.