Wednesday, 11 June 2008

Charlie Bone


Above, just arrived from the printers, my cover for the new French edition of Midnight for Charlie Bone by Jenny Nimmo, published by Gallimard Jeunesse. The book is available from Amazon France.

Below, process, process, process.


Rough sketch, acrylic on paper.


Character studies, pencil on paper.


Beginning final art, pencil and Daler Rowney liquid acrylic on Fabriano 300g HP watercolour paper.



From drawing to painting, Liquitex heavy body acrylic.



Nearly . . .


. . . done!

Lots of line drawings inside too.

3 comments:

Ammarah said...

Amazing!

angely96 said...

hey....i am from serbia(i am sorry if i will have problems with words)i just love this book....in serbia we have 6 books charlie bone...i dont know how many parts of this book you have...maybe you have any part that i havent and i wont,then,to bye him....okay...i will give you my msn and please add me...please...i LOVE this book...:angely96@hotmail.com
okay...thats it...big kiss 4 u...

kellie said...

Thanks for the kind words - you can get the book from Amazon France.