At the beginning of this year, I started kicking around picture book ideas about dreams and nighttime. The ideas evolved into a 32 page wordless picture book I titled Milo's Garden. The book is about Milo, an aspiring gardener who attempts to grow a mysterious seed. But each night, a mischievous gang of strange, whimsical creatures clamber into his garden and muck things up.
Here are some process pictures for a double page spread I recently finished. I've been using acrylics and color pencil on watercolor paper.
Line drawing and painting on my drawing board
Painting in progress