I wanted to share just how badly Amazon treat authors who use their platform to sell books. This short article shares my experiences and why I will NEVER recommend Amazon to anyone, especially a new author.
As you know, I'm often asked questions about how to do this and that when it comes to watercolour illustrations. This time, I aim to offer some advice on which steps need to be taken, and in which order, to create a fantastic piece of watercolour art.
It's been a year since Hornbeam Hollow: The Hunt for the Halloween Pumpkin was published! It's been great fun hearing from everyone who has purchased a copy, but the one BIG question was "Will there be another in the series"? Well......................
After a year of hard work, my debut Children’s Book is now available for purchase! Find out some behind the scenes processes and where to purchase your copy of Hornbeam Hollow: The Hunt for the Halloween Pumpkin.
I've always wanted to own an original Raymond Briggs Illustration - here is the story of the one that got away! And then, finally found it's forever home!
Would you like to be part of my newest creation? Join me on the journey - from the creation of the characters. right through to the printing of a children’s book and other related products! Hornbeam Hollow is going to be my toughest project yet, and I’d love for some of my fans to join me along the way as we create (hopefully!) a Children's Book Classic!
Have you ever wanted to learn how to draw like Quentin Blake - the Children's Book Illustrator that brought Roald Dahl's creations to life on paper? Kris Miners shows you how to do just that in this half hour video tutorial - painting Matilda!
Do you need to buy the most expensive art supplies to be a successful artist, or can you get away with the cheap stuff? Find out with this little guide aimed at those who want to take up watercolour painting.
Finding an illustrator in the UK to bring your story book to life through whimsical and seasonal illustration is never easy – so I’ve written a short piece on my work and what I can offer authors of children’s books. I hope you find this information useful.