Illustrating picture books takes months before you get to the final result of a printed book. Autumn brought me the joy of 4 edited picture books which I worked on end of 2009 up to mid 2010. I’m happy with the results of all 4. In order of appearance:
Piep mag Mauw zeggen – meaning as much as Piep (the sound of a Dutch mouse) says Mauw (the sound of a Dutch cat). A book with cute little stories about a mouse and a cat written by Frans Lasès from The Netherlands. Edited by Belgian editor De Eenhoorn.
During the creative process, an art school student approached me and explained the assignment she had received from her teacher: contact an illustrator and create the illustration for a picture book simultaneously with the creative process of the illustrator. An example of what this student came up with for Piep mag Mauw zeggen: