I just published these illustrated winter animal gift tags on my Etsy shop. Check them out!
Hello all. For those of you have been following for a while and know of “The Island and the Plough” have probably been wondering where this book is and when it is going to be released. Things are going a little slower than planned in terms of getting it printed at a reasonable price so I am trying to coordinate the printing process to provide the best quality for price. I am glad to say, however, that I have proof prints in hand and they look great! I have showed them to the people who helped me complete this project and everyone thinks it’s a great little piece and I am very excited to start getting it into people’s hands.
Stay tuned for updates, and of course, more art of other sorts.
Here is the more or less final character design for the protagonist in “The Island and the Plough.” He is a father, but I want him to have a weathered and wise look, so the thick beard adds that I think; however, it is integral to the story that he learns and is not too wise, so I still want to maintain an innocence which I think can been achieved through the large simple eyes.