Kids Book Illustrations

Inktober 2019, Prompt Word: Ride or Octo-ride

Inktober 2019, Prompt Word: Ride
ink/digital

Witch visits class

Ms. Allen thinks Witch Ginger is a children’s entertainer but her students know better! Ink/digital

Tiny Grace accidentally launches the witch's broom into the air!

Tiny Grace accidentally launches the witch’s broom into the air! Ink/digital

The Three Bears Cottage

Goldilocks discovers the three bears’ cottage in a forest clearing. Pencil/digital

Goldilocks and the Three Bears

Goldilocks checks out Baby Bear’s bed. pencil/digital

Rub-a-Dub-Raptor!

Rub a dub, dub,
Three men in a tub,
Met a raptor at sea,
And the butcher, the baker, and candlestick maker
Were gobbled up, one, two, three!

Three blind raptors, see how they run!

Three blind raptors, see how they run!
They all ran after the farmer’s son,
Who ran away calling up 9-1-1,
The president came. He brought Air Force One
To catch three blind raptors.

A parody on Wee Willy Winkie but with raptors inserted!

Three hungry raptors run through the town,
Upstairs, downstairs,
creeping all around.
Scratching at the windows and snarling through the cracks,
Are the children free for lunch?
We’re hungry for a snack.

Little Miss Muffett vs a Raptor

Little Miss Muffet
Sat on a tuffet
Drinking her Diet Sprite.
Along came a raptor,
Who came there to catch her,
And ate her in one giant bite.

Witch flying on a broom above a school.

Ginger follows the school bus to the school. Ink/digital

Oops, Ms. Tuttle accidentally toots!

Oops, Ms. Tuttle accidentally toots!
ink/digital

2019, Prompt Word: Dragon ink/digital

Inktober 2019, Prompt Word: Dragon
ink/digital

Pumpkin Patch Witch

Ms. Allen flies through the air as the hay wagon hits a bump in the road
ink/digital

Little girl riding on a magic broom stick

Little girl riding a broomstick skateboard style. Ink/digital

girl on the moon with a pink suitcase

Except by the light of the moon. ink/digital

Inktober 2019, Prompt Word: Swing

Inktober 2019, Prompt Word: Swing
ink/digital

Jack's beanstalk wakes him up in the morning

Jack’s magic bean grew overnight and what a surprise! ink/pencil crayon/watercolour

Inktober 2019, Prompt Word: Freeze

Inktober 2019, Prompt Word: Freeze
ink/digital

Harry and Grace fight for their lives in the pumpkin patch gouache

Harry and Grace fight for their lives in the pumpkin patch
gouache

Inktober 2019, Prompt Word: Enchanted ink/digital

Inktober 2019, Prompt Word: Enchanted
ink/digital

Inktober 2019, Prompt Word: Injured. ink/digital. Peg-Leg Pete

Inktober 2019, Prompt Word: Injured.
Pirate Pete
has peg-leg feet
and tip-tap, tip-taps
down the street.
ink/digital

Ms Tuttle and the Sasquatch laugh about farts! ink/digital

Ms Tuttle and the Sasquatch
laugh about farts!
ink/digital

Inktober 2019, Prompt Word: Ghost. This is the ghost I love the most!

Inktober 2019, Prompt Word: Ghost.
This is the ghost
I love the most!
ink/digital

Banner Kids

Kids with a Banner
ink/gouache/digital

Dragon banner ink/digital

Dragon banner
ink/digital

Girl in a tree

Girl in a tree
pencil/digital

A boar in a drawer

When a boar
hides in your drawer,
finding socks
is such a chore.
ink/digital

Little elf under the front porch

A little girl discovers an elf lives under her front porch
acrylic

I Know that Something Touched My Toe

I Know that Something Touched My Toe
ink/digita

I Know That Something Touched My Toe

I Know That Something Touched My Toe
ink/watercolour

Canada West illustrators Whale

Canada West illustrators whale sign
ink/digital

Kids Parade

Kids Parade
gouche/ink

An assortment of little gouache illustrations for Tiny Rhymes for Those Short on Time and Even This Title is Longer than the Poems.

Star in a jar

A star
in a jar
Doesn’t shine very far.

A snake with a cake

Clever Snake
knows how to bake.
His specialty
is beetle cake!

Spy with pie!

A spy
stole my pie
I think I will cry

Suitcase floating in space

Please replace,
my poor suitcase.
It got lost in outer space!

Frankie and Porcupine happy to receive valentines

Porcupine and Frankenstein,
each received
a valentine.

Ghost with toast

The ghost liked to boast
about his homemade toast.