Magic For Sale is finally out!
Written by Carrie Clickard
Illustrated by John Shelley
published by Holiday House Books ISBN: 9780823435593
32 pages of rollicking fun! The book follows the trail of young Georgie McQuist, who’s been dared to sneak into Miss Pustula Night’s Magic Shop overnight to find the spirit that’s rumoured to inhabit the basement. Needless to say he finds the ghost and a great deal more in the creepy confines of the shop, including Miss Night herself and
Into the Woods. Day 31 of #Inktober2016. It’s the last day of Inktober, so here is my final offering. Happy Halloween everyone! #Inktober #sketchbook #seasonal #halloween #sketch #penandink #Inktober2016
At last it’s out! Scheduled for July, but postponed until the Autumn. Now, finally, today, the picture book Halloween Forest is on sale in bookshops across the US and online! Author Marion Dane Bauer has blogged about the book here. Publishers Weekly and Kirkus Reviews have also given the book a thumbs up. Starred review no less! Here’s a few images from the book (artwork scans before text) I’ll talk about some of the processes involved in creating the illustrations in my ne
This image is so old I’m quite embarassed to post it, a portfolio piece right from the beginning of my career when I was fresh out of college. Nevertheless it seems to fit the occasion, and has never been seen before in public, so there’s the treat! Happy Halloween! #witches #childrensillustration #watercolour #halloween #illustrationfriday #fantasy