One of the first spreads for ' The Tale of the Fisherman' illustrated for Scholastic. It's a lovely traditional story from Japan and I used Japanese woodcuts as inspiration for the colour palette.
More in this gallery:
A Frog Lives in my Pond...
Rooster - WMB Eerdmans.
The City Mouse & the Country Mouse - Ladybug Magazine.
Arctic Animals and Inuits - Barefoot Books.
Fish - WMB Eerdmans.
Sheep's Whisper - WMB Eerdmans.
The Goosegirl - The Great Book Foundation.
Cherry Blossom - Lion Children.
Sometimes Squirrels Forget ...