Bonjour all! After many months, I finally return! The Here Be Dragons Kickstarter in April and May ate far more voraciously into my time than I ever thought it would, and I've struggle to catch up since. Fern fox plushies, many commissioned watercolour pieces and The Rescue Chickens Save Christmas were my main priorities, but … Continue reading I Return!
This week, I did something a little new: I tracked my time usage. It’s not overly riveting, but it is helpful to see how effective or ineffective I am throughout the day. I simply write when I start a task, and what the task is, and make notes of relevant interruptions. Working freelance and from … Continue reading Week 29: Time Keeping
Many artists and creators talk of doing monthly challenges, or of aiming for a total number of hours, drawings or written words in a set amount of time. After two Inktobers and a Smaugust, I felt confident enough to embark upon a personal project for the entirety of 2018, and that is Daily Dragons. You … Continue reading 6 Months of Daily Dragons
As is the nature of things, as The Naiad Chronicles comes to an end, a new story takes flight. At the controls of this new adventure sits Letitia Hopsworth-Jubilee (Lettice, for short); aviatrix, botanist, entomologist... hare. Lettice recounts her airborne adventures in illustrated journals. The book will be lushly illustrated with over one hundred and … Continue reading Introducing Silver Jill
Hello everyone! Thank you kindly for dropping by. This little blog will follow my self-publish adventure, both as a writer and illustrator. Back in 2015, the first book of The Naiad Chronicles was released. Now, as I draw to a close on the final fourth book of the quartet, I look to my next project, … Continue reading A New Journey