How to design Children’s Book Characters Using Models

mouse-shipThis video explains how I have used models to really get to know the characters in my books, in this case my Dark Claw series, a sort of Star Wars with cats and mice – or rather – Kats and Muss!

You can watch the animated version of the story on my Storytime Channel. This is the playlist for the whole series:

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Learn more about Dark Claw, learn how to draw the characters and and all the great Muss and Kat spaceships:

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Everyone asks about the tools I use when I’m out using my sketchbook.

The Pentel Aquash Brush is here in the Uk
and here in the US

Rotring Tikky Graphic in the UK here
in the USA

The Cotman sketching watercolour set is here in the UK
and in the US here: