Writing A Children’s Book: Stage One (Planning & Research)

This year I decided to document my process of creating a book, from ideation to publication. So far I have produced two books,Β Tom and Geraldene (2015) andΒ Peaty the Worm (2016). My approach takes the form of several stages. Writing A Children’s Book: Stage One (Planning & Research) focusses on generating ideas, exploring chosen concepts, gathering…

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Teelicious

Threadless is having another mighty $10 sale and I could not resist the pretty. I accidentally brought 20 4_4 it was a happy accident. Behold, the awesomeness that is the Threadless designers. 3_3 I have now finished babysitting and I have to admit I am relieved. It was starting to really become a huge effort…

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Falling through arched dreams

The above is my latest effort in the awesome creation that is Adobe Illustrator! I love this program, love it like cupcakes ( x:cupcakestraw: ), cookies and all things wonderful and bright blue! 3_3 It makes the creation of vectors so much easier and you have so many amazing tools to play with. How is…

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Hissssss

Monday I was almost bitten by a brown snake, that freaked me out a lot and I hope to never encounter a snake again any time soon! *shivers* I was walking out of the driveway to help my grandfather when he came home from dialysis when I almost walked on a big brown snake. I…

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