-back cover -front cover My design for the book jacket of Watership Down by Richard Adams.
Here’s some progress shots of the first landscape of the series. I’ll be editing it digitally, trying to get it back in the direction of the thumbnail sketch.
1. If you had to spend the rest of your life illustrating one book, what would it be? Why? -Ive always enjoyed fairy tales like Little Red Riding Hood, Beauty and the Beast, Sleeping Beauty (not the Disney versions) and I think I’d have a ball illustrating those stories. Simply because those old stories can […]
1. List ten illustrators/comic artists whose work you admire, or whose career you would like to emulate. Who are their clients? What sort of work do those clients look for? -David Mack, Barron Storrey, Dave Mckean, Neil Gaiman, Frank Miller, Amano Yamane, Watase Yuu, Hiyao Miyazaki, Simon Prades -most of these artists are creating both […]
1. Describe your typical creative process, from getting an assignment to finished piece. -After I get an assignment if I have any initial ideas for the piece I’ll go ahead and write it down or sketch it out. Either way, I always begin with research (color palette, imagery, information, etc). After I’ve gathered sufficient research […]