Wednesday, 25 May 2011

There's light at the end of the tunnel...

Head down working on the mystery project for the last five weeks and I'm so nearly there. Not been helped by a stomach virus sweeping through the whole family this week and last (grandparents and aunties and cousins and friends included). Hopefully, I'll be able to blog about the book very soon but in the meantime here are some sketches of one of the characters - a family cat that appears on every page. So much of the book is children and more children, with those tricky fingers and toes, that drawing the cats felt like a little holiday. As a girl I drew cats constantly so there is something quite soothing about scribbling feline sweeps and curves. These cats were subsequently scanned in and worked up in photoshop... hopefully I'll be able to reveal very soon. xKath

2 comments:

  1. Hi Kath,
    These look great!!! I can't wait to see your books soon! (and of course you!)
    Take care,
    Janex

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  2. Ah - cute kitties :) Looking forward to more info... and thanks for the link you sent
    Lx

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