Monthly Archives: January 2010

The Princess and The Pea

King, Queen and Prince by Ayesha Gamiet (2009) Yesterday, I mentioned that I’d taken an evening class in Children’s Book Illustration. Above is one of the illustrations that I produced on the course. We were set a brief to produce … Continue reading

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Adventures in the world of children’s book illustration

They Fluttered Like Two Butterflies by Ayesha Gamiet (2009) Although it has been a long-cherished dream of mine to write and illustrate children’s books, I’ve only recently embarked upon this wonderful and fantastic path. Last year, I took a series … Continue reading

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