Archive: Aug 2017

  1. Jessica Smith Chats to Ohh Deer’s Amy Lesko

       GOUACHE GIRL – JESSICA SMITH Today we are sitting down with the colourful and cheery illustrator Jessica Smith! Jess talks about her enjoyment from working with children’s illustration and her love of the Muji gel pen. Hey there Jess! Let’s start at the beginning – how have you become the creative you are today? […]

  2. Picture Book Funny Man: The Art of Fred Blunt

    Fred Blunt puts the funny into children’s books, with his humour making both children and adults laugh. There’s something nostalgic about his style; animated, playful and with a warm palette, his pictures and characters tell the story, making his books an all inclusive experience. Here he talks about his journey, starting out as a working illustrator, […]

  3. Behind the Book: The Percy Jackson Coloring Book by Keith Robinson

    The Illustrator: Keith Robinson The older coloring book trend continues with Disney-Hyperion‘s The Percy Jackson Coloring Book, illustrated by Bright Artist Keith Robinson. With a career that began in graphics and animation, to his current work as a children’s book illustrator, Robinson is somewhat of an Olympian himself. Here, he takes us inside the process of […]