How to Illustrate a Picture Book: Creating the Drawings

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How to Illustrate a Picture Book: Creating the Drawings



Stage by stage, demonstration of how I turn a page of emailed text from a publisher into a full set of line-drawings. How to plan your illustrations with thumbnail sketches, designing pages and redrawing with layout paper. Learn how to allow space for text, work around the centre gutter and use a computer along the way to help with fine-tuning. This is a detailed break-down of the process, by award-winning illustrator Lynne Chapman.

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