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aspen poplars

aspen poplars

watercolor sketches from a trip to the cabin

watercolor sketches from a trip to the cabin

our last assignment for picture book illustration class. I imagined “Goldilocks” in this version to be a little girl sick with a high fever. she’s struggling with cold chills, hot fever, discomfort and fever dreams. (the text given to us was: Copyright © 2009 MightyBook, Inc.) the above are a selection of possible illustrations.

3rd assignment from picture book class

3rd assignment from picture book class

two spreads from our latest illustration assignment - three blind mice

I’m experimenting with new processes, which is a struggle but a good experience

preschoolers at Chinese New Year
a little mixed media collage - something I don’t normally do

preschoolers at Chinese New Year

a little mixed media collage - something I don’t normally do

another assignment from picture book class. the assignment was to illustrate lines from a poem by Emmanuelle Houdart

another assignment from picture book class. the assignment was to illustrate lines from a poem by Emmanuelle Houdart

a card for my son’s teacher - I had to hurry with this one, but the roughness has some charm

a card for my son’s teacher - I had to hurry with this one, but the roughness has some charm

first assignment for an illustration class I’m taking. excellent to be in school again. this one was inspired by the work of Tove Jansson.

first assignment for an illustration class I’m taking. excellent to be in school again. this one was inspired by the work of Tove Jansson.

girl in pink

girl in pink