Sleep tiny dreamer self published children book

Sleep Tiny Dreamer, A self published children book

Bonjour This week in the blog I want to present you Shanita Allen‘s first self published book : Sleep tiny dreamer. Shanita commissioned me to illustrate her story at the end of 2018. We collaborated on the creation of the book. I took care of illustrating her story and putting the book in shape so it could be published on Amazon on demand printing service : KDP. Amazon is the most used self publishing platform. I will not talk about …

Let’s work together on a children book

Bonjour! We are today going to talk about a new projet I have started. Do you remember on my article about my goals for 2020? I wanted to talk more about my work as a freelance illustrator. Turns out I am currently working on a client project. I think it is perfect to share with you my experience. It is a children book that will be done in watercolors. I am happy to say my author on this project agreed …

Creating a panel of comic : Radiant

Bonjour! As you may or may not know my comic Radiant has been out for a few weeks already. If you ever missed it you can read it in english on Webtoon and Tapastic Et pour vous Français ici même. On the side of the publication I also wanted to show you how the creation of the comic was going. I have quite and advance on the pages that are being published, and these days I am working on coloring …

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Happy 2020! Goals for the year.

Bonjour et bonne année! Like we say in France! I hope your year will be joyous and plentiful. I have of course set a lot of goals to myself, but nothing too drastic, rather and goals like “no more sweets” I’m going to try to be gentle to myself and honestly I’d rather set myself artistic goals. It is the only goals I know I will truely follow. Some of these goals for 2020 won’t surprise you. I plan on …

Starting out on doing conventions

Starting out on doing conventions

Bonjour ! How are you? I’ve been wanting to do conventions or a while now and I am starting out on doing conventions now. And I was able to have a table in a small convention the weekend before. In this article I want to talk a bit about my experience and how it went. Setting up a table for a convention. If you have read my previous article, you know that I have spend a good amount of time …

Getting ready for a first convention

Getting ready for a first convention

Bonjour ! I hope you are good this is the last days of November and I’m really itching to decorate the tree. But before that I have a big event next week and I must get ready for my first convention in almost 10 years! The venue is a medium small convention in a small town an our away from where I live and I will be sharing the booth with Mefisheye. The convention will be over the weekend and …

creating enamel pins

Creating Enamel pins: Kickstarter success!

Bonjour! Did you know? The Kickstarter to create my enamel pins was a real success! I was funded and the pins are now coming to life. I want now to take you with me into the creation process of an hard enamel pin. Getting your idea for the pin. This is I guess the first step to think about, what to make as a pin? For my case I can’t really remember how the cat mask idea came about. I …

25 hour bd comic

25 hours of comic challenge : 12 pages in a day!

Bonjour! I love to do challenges, It pushes you and prouves that you can do it. You are able to do things fast, and above all, have fun. This challenge is all about fun and not much seriousness. The goal of the 25 hours of comic challenge is so hard to complete that no one really try to have the best art in the comic or the best story but just to have a comic made in the end. The …

starting a comic on webtoon

Making a comic for webtoon, where to start ?

Bonjour! As stated in my previous post, since Inkotber is coming to an end, I am going to talk more about my other projects. And the main project right now is my comic Radiant. I want to take you with me on I prepared and I am making a comic for Webtoon and digital formats. What is Webtoon? You might have heard me talking about it already. Webtoon is an online platform that allows you to post and share you …

Plans for the future and projects

Bonjour ! I think now that Inktober is well on it’s way, it’s time to think about what I will plan for the future and projects after that. It’s a very personal subject that I guess everyone needs to answer to sometimes. I’m inviting you right now to see my video on the subject, I talk while showing you the process of three of the Inktober illustrations featured at the end of the article. What do you want to do …