Tag Archives: doodles

Llamas and monkeys

I have known for a long time that it would definitely be good for me, in all manner of ways, to do concerted doodling every day. But there are always MANY THINGS to do – and they often wear more … Continue reading

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Four months of not nothing

I have not done nothing since May, not quite. For one thing, in August I got proofs of The Girl with the Parrot on her Head: The design and printing are lovely, thanks to Walker, and it will really be … Continue reading

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Napkin Bolognese II

Following on from last year’s snakes and skates, here is what a heap of illustrators, in Bologna for the bookfair, got up to during dinner at Trattoria Rosso (Bar 51 now has cloth napkins – pah!). First a shape game … Continue reading

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BEARS BEARS BEARS

Is most of the text of Bears, by Ruth Krauss and Maurice Sendak – that’s a good book. Anyway, here are some bears: I have never been very happy with the bears I’ve drawn before, so I thought I’d investigate … Continue reading

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Monsters again

Eeshk, because I finished a book, I now have to make a new one – this is like actual work with my brain, or should be. It is quite scary to be back in the early development stages again, after … Continue reading

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