“The Smith Family Secret” – fully funded on Kickstarter!

I’m excited to say that the initial launch of my friend Alison’s book, “The Smith Family Secret“, has been fully funded on Kickstarter!  To celebrate, I’ve posted all of the illustrations on my website – you can find them here! The campaign will continue through Wednesday, August 7th, so if you want to get in as one of the early supporters (and get a first-run copy…

smith family secret production boards

Here are the production boards for my final storyboarding assignment.  It’s the first scene from my friend Alison’s excellent series “The Smith Family Secret“,  where Cardiff Smith discovers that he can make his drawings come to life. 

smith family secret presentation boards in color

Here are the colored versions of the Smith Family Secret Presentation Boards from the last post. I also added backgrounds to the interior shots. I’m pretty happy with the first two, but I’d like to rework the color on the last two shots – I was in a bit of a rush and would have liked the colors to complement a bit more in…

smith family secret presentation boards

A couple months ago, my friend Alison asked me to illustrate these awesome books she’s written, about a boy who discovers he has the ability to make his drawings come to life. They are wonderfully written elementary-level stories and I know she’s going to have a lot of success with them.  Since I haven’t had a ton of free time to work on the…