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:
Sheep's Whisper - Eerdmans Books for Young Readers
Noodles - Eerdmans Books for Young Readers
F is for fox
The Birds Paint their Feathers - Wisdom Tales.
The Owl of Dreams - Eerdmans Books for Young Readers
Ziggy's Potato - Liberation - Bikabow
Wonder: A Song of the Seasons - Spring - Wisdom Tales
Taro Meets the Princess of the Sea - Scholastic.
Garden Endpapers Mockup