Beginnings of an idea

 

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Over the past few evenings the vague idea of a plot for a picture book started forming in my head so I thought I would write about it here, as well as collecting my thoughts on any inspirational stuff that I happen to find along the journey to completing the story.

Above is a page from my sketchbook working out a basic composition of one of the spreads. At the moment I just can’t picture any colours that would work but I think I’m going to play around with some very flat blocks of colour to add drama to the scene.

Maybe something along these lines:

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This one is going to need lots of monsters!