The Witch is Dead

Posted by on Feb 17, 2016 in bear, Children's book, Illustration, Painting
The Witch is Dead

Here are some new illustrations I’m working on. I wanted to work on some double page spreads, put more thought into the designs, and this seemed like the a good opportunity. There are some familiar characters, the friendly Attack Squirrel clan, who are celebrating the death of a very evil “care” bear. They are so […]

In space

Posted by on Jan 16, 2016 in Children's book, Illustration, Painting
In space

My niece Rose is 4 and loves to draw. A girl after my own heart. I as visiting her before Christmas and we were drawing characters in space. Her version is, naturally, a girl in a beautiful princess dress, with a circle around her head to make the space helmet. I’ve been playing with my […]

Hi Hibearnator

Posted by on Mar 30, 2015 in Children's book, Ellison, Illustration, Painting
Hi Hibearnator

Ellison page 3.

Painting Last Winter

Posted by on Feb 22, 2015 in colour, Illustration, Painting
Painting Last Winter

About this time last winter I took a landscape painting course. Despite the drive in nasty snowy weather many evenings, it was a pleasant respite from the day-to-day, and from the normal art that I do. I always like the chance to force myself to work larger, and on things other than bears.;) Of course […]