» Monthly Archives: March 2014

cover

March 28, 2014 No Comments

Hi Readers, I went to a marketing meetup tonight about designing book covers. It’s part of the whole book learning curve. They say learning new things keeps people young. I can only hope! So I finished my cover design for Jackson’s Aviation Adventure, which I hope to finish soon and have published as an e-book. …

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Balloons

March 24, 2014 No Comments

Hi Readers, I took a break from writing and illustrating today to go to an art festival. Lots of fun activity, lots of color, bustling crowds, lots of talented people enjoying art and lovin’ life! I found it all very inspiring and validating of what I’m doing. I met with my picture book critique group …

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Gravity

March 17, 2014 No Comments

Hi Readers, I’m a little late with my weekly blog this time; I guess I can blame the St. Patrick’s Day festivities this weekend! We had a wonderful family picnic and a traditional corned beef dinner. So I’ve been enjoying the relatives, and now I’m back to work (and fun) illustrating. Break out those green …

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Spring Cleaning

March 9, 2014 No Comments

Hi Readers, The coloring page for this week is our protagonist, Jackson, surrounded by his paintings. It’s a tribute to the whole “spring cleaning” obsession. In artists, it takes the form of sorting, fixing or finishing artwork, or getting ready for submitting to a spring art show. I’m illustrating most of the time, but still …

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Jackson Painting

March 3, 2014 No Comments

Hi readers, March came in like a lion here in AZ, with a deluge of rain. Not good plein air weather, but I’m indoors illustrating like crazy which is just as much fun, if not more, for me. I’m having fun drawing and painting like Jackson in this week’s coloring page, but I’m incorporating digital …

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