new book beginnings ~ db

A detail from one of the first page spreads:
spread 1 - detail

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DB_Origami_boat_black_outlines_sm_varThis post is part of a series documenting my process of illustrating the picture book Dream Boats (author Dan Bar-el, pub. Simply Read Books). The entire series of posts is archived here.

View a slideshow of all the work-in-progress images including first sketches, reference material, mistakes, redraws, and tests, to final art at a much larger size, here.

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One thought on “new book beginnings ~ db

  1. This small detail is stunning, so the entire piece must be amazing! I love the pencil work showing through the wash of colour.
    I’ll look forward to the finished book becoming available for us to see and own.

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