Here's a quick Illustration Friday: studying is definitely necessary when preparing for a test. . or a project. . .or anything in life actually. You must absorb knowledge before you can apply it :)
I apologize for the long hiatus and have really missed blogging! I've been swamped trying to meet two different deadlines.
One, I can talk about. . it's Attack of the Space Chickens in short comic form for Illopond's Space Anthology. The above illustration was actually a sketch from the story that I ended up having to cut out.
As for the other project, I won't be able to show art from it until the book is published (hopefully by the end of this year). Until then, I leave you with picture book tips from Eric Carle himself as he works on his latest book The Artist Who Painted a Horse: