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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30 Day Creative Challenge: Recap

For the month of June I completed the 30 Day Creative Challenge, where I created something each day for 30 days, based on a daily prompt. It was also part of my 30 Before 30. I have finally completed the 30 Day Creative Challenge, and I present the results to you in this post (it…

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Random creative things I want to do (at some point)

I love creative things. This is a list of random creative & crafty projects that I want to do (at some point). Write/Illustrate my owl children’s book (I have this about 80% complete) Design/Illustrate a mood journal to use to track moods (an actual paper journal) Have my own designs printed onto stationery (notebooks, stickers,…

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Blog shuffling again

So I decided to shuffle things around again and now have my blog back on a self-hosted WordPress and plan on using it as a personal blog, as it has been for a long time. I was rather inspired by Liz and how honest her blog is and thought that I should really do that…

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Stupid computer

Ok So I just spent the last 2 hours scanning heaps of images then putting them together with a song on movie maker thing and then I try to sav it oh wow the file is to large I don’t have enough memory. Then I say oh I will just have to get to see…

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