takes us through his creative process with an inside look at the making of FLOWERS ARE CALLING (in stores yesterday!).
IMAGE 1: It all starts with good, easy sketches and doodles. Nothing serious!
IMAGE 2: Each book I do is a little different. For this one, I did a lot of early work on the computer, like this…
IMAGE 3: …and this. Notice how some of the early art is almost finished and other art is still very loose. I also integrate the words at this stage.
IMAGE 4: I sketched a lot of flower and animal studies to get that right balance between something that looks real and something fun.
IMAGE 5: I then made a lot of watercolor sketches like this…
IMAGE 6: Then, all together , you get final art!