Posts Tagged: children’s stories

Draft of the book has been sent out

To all you awesome folks who subscribed to get the draft of the book, thank you so soo much for your support! As promised I sent emails out to you with the draft pdf attached to it. There are a

Draft of the book has been sent out

To all you awesome folks who subscribed to get the draft of the book, thank you so soo much for your support! As promised I sent emails out to you with the draft pdf attached to it. There are a

Draft of book is ready!

Whew! man after battling sickness from exhaustion, job deadlines, a broken laptop with missing files, and a bunch of other distractions, I have the draft of the book ready! It’s pretty awesome to see it in a complete package. I

Draft of book is ready!

Whew! man after battling sickness from exhaustion, job deadlines, a broken laptop with missing files, and a bunch of other distractions, I have the draft of the book ready! It’s pretty awesome to see it in a complete package. I

Mobile battery bank

After rounding up Christmas errands this weekend, I found time to work on the book. I am about a dozen more images from completing the book, and it feels good to finish off images bit by bit. At some point

Mobile battery bank

After rounding up Christmas errands this weekend, I found time to work on the book. I am about a dozen more images from completing the book, and it feels good to finish off images bit by bit. At some point

My thinking face

I missed to post this. It was supposed to come before the last post where the kids found the clues to solving the problem. I needed a scene to depict a moment of thought and observation for the child readers.

My thinking face

I missed to post this. It was supposed to come before the last post where the kids found the clues to solving the problem. I needed a scene to depict a moment of thought and observation for the child readers.

Finding the clues; solving the problem

This image may not make as much impact as it should, but it is meant to be a smaller image in one widespread page depicting the process how the kids were putting together the clues to solve the problem of

Finding the clues; solving the problem

This image may not make as much impact as it should, but it is meant to be a smaller image in one widespread page depicting the process how the kids were putting together the clues to solve the problem of

Checking on the neighbors: Before adding shadows

Still working on the drawings…On this scene the family confronts their neighbor Joe and asks him what happened and how they can help. A little background: Jerry’s house is downstream of the Joneses and their town has lost power. Flooding

Checking on the neighbors: Before adding shadows

Still working on the drawings…On this scene the family confronts their neighbor Joe and asks him what happened and how they can help. A little background: Jerry’s house is downstream of the Joneses and their town has lost power. Flooding

Kids don’t get to play in the rain anymore

Scenario:The Joneses have crossed over to get to their unprepared neighbor to see what is wrong. They arrive and the first one out is Blackie followed by Sarah. Joe is out in the driveway bailing water from their flooded basement.

Kids don’t get to play in the rain anymore

Scenario:The Joneses have crossed over to get to their unprepared neighbor to see what is wrong. They arrive and the first one out is Blackie followed by Sarah. Joe is out in the driveway bailing water from their flooded basement.