Its fun drawing from your imagination straight on the page in ink. It’s a bit brash but I enjoyed the process!
Three collaged birds that will feature on separate pages as part of an illustrated book.
Book cover Design using watercolour and collaged elements.
Drawing and painting day spent at the Botanical Gardens in Bristol. It is so nice using colour straight onto the paper with a thick brush!
I am in the process of making a few small books, aiming for print this summer.
When I first began using collage something clicked, it seem ridiculous that I had not worked in this way before.
What I really enjoy is piecing together shapes and colours in order to produce a balanced image.
Although all my illustration is created in collage, it is good to make some more abstract pieces as you can always learn something in the process.
Taking a break from the illustrated pages and trying out a pattern repeat for the end papers of my book project.