Crafting Illustrations for a Season

Posted by on Mar 31, 2015 in Uncategorized | 2 comments

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In My Sketchbook…

Posted by on Dec 16, 2013 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

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here come the humpbacks FOR REALS!

Posted by on Aug 12, 2013 in Uncategorized | 4 comments

Ever since visiting Nova Scotia two summers ago, I’ve been longing for a glimpse of a real humpback whale. Sure, I did my homework, reading books, watching films and videos from whale sightings while illustrating Here Come the Humpbacks! During that trip I saw plenty of signs for whale watching, but we traveled constantly, with no time for a cruise.  I began working on the book in the fall of 2011, just past the season when humpbacks are in the Gulf of Maine. My wish for our recent return to Nova Scotia was to see some whales at last. We drove from Pubnico, Nova Scotia with our host,...

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