POSITIVELY QUOTE COLOURING BOOK: Printing & Publishing Process

Author, illustrator and publisher of new adult colouring book POSITIVELY QUOTE COLOURING BOOK explains the printing and production process with examples of the blank book dummy, mock up and assorted print proofs.

CREATIVE INSPIRATION: EYE AND IMAGINATION

This 2 minute video is based on a fun drawing exercise I do in schools. It is so well received by the kids and adults. It shows how simple it is to create an array of things from one simple shape. You can see what Monbulk Primary School did with theirs here. The Preps invented EYE-scream too!

Feel free to share it as publicity. I hope it inspires creative minds
You can download free activity sheets for your kids to play themselves. I would love to see what they create.

TUTORIAL: HOW TO SCAN ART WORK

Scanning artwork can be a trial as most if not all scanner bleach them out. Watercolour is the biggest culprit. I created this video tutorial to show you how I scan and correct my images in Photoshop. It is quick and easy. I also tough on the use of the clone stamp tool – a handy tool to have in your arsenal.

BOOK TRAILER WITH PUPPETS: KIDS WILL GIGGLE!

A feel good comedy puppet skit for children. Entertaining picture book trailer featuring Putnam Pig. Kids will love the puppets and the encouraging message in it. It is all about belonging and feeling good about you and how special you all are! The book featured is Without Me?

MY TOURING SKETCHBOOK PAGES

Take a look inside my little sketchbook touring the world with The Sketchbook Project.
I have a firm belief that sketchbooks should give us freedom to play and not worry about mistakes. It is here I get my most delightful breakthroughs creatively. This is a honest look into some of my sketchbook experiments in 2012.