Tag: Treasure Island

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    Jim Hawkins and Israel Hands

    Another memorable scene in the book and an obvious choice to illustrate – I’m not sure if this scene would be allowed in a modern children’s book, even if Jim […]

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    Blind Pew

    Blind Pew always left an impression on me – as a villain, he’s a brilliant and quite understated character and probable the nastiest character in the book. I’ve edited this […]

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    Treasure hunting

    I hadn’t done a ‘framed’ piece for a while and this seemed a good opportunity seeing as I couldn’t get Flint’s skeelton marker quite right.

  • Thumbnail for the post titled: Meeting Long John Silver

    Meeting Long John Silver

    An experiment in a character-driven piece rather than an action scene, as well as allowing me to play with creating distance using smoke and creating depth with height – it’s […]

  • Thumbnail for the post titled: Abandoning the Hispaniola

    Abandoning the Hispaniola

    I bought a pad of sepia paper on a whim and decided to use it to add an extra layer to my silhouette work. Thebrown seemed to suit ‘Treasure Island’ […]