Tuesday, November 24, 2020

The Sacrafice of Sim Cheong, A Korean Fairy Tale Collage

Sometimes I think I should change the ending of very sad or disturbing stories for my children's book, but in this case the Korean story is very deeply engrained in the culture and the girl always sacrifices herself for the sake of her father.  How can I change that?  So I decided to leave it at is was and hope people understand.

Tuesday, November 17, 2020

Rabbit Throws Out His Sandal, A Mayan Folk Tale Collage

This is such a funny story about the tricky rabbits pulling pranks.  It's another speed collage.  Enjoy.

Tuesday, November 10, 2020

Qasim, The King of Crocodiles, An Indian Fairy Tale Collage

Qasim, King of Crocodiles, An Indian Fairy Tale is about a crocodile who takes a wife.  It is a magical story, if a little strange.

Tuesday, November 3, 2020

Painting Watercolor Botanicals, Blue Jay and Grapes

This is another botanical for the commission for a lady in Mississippi.  I'm really enjoying these birds and fruits.  Watercolor is so versatile a medium.