I’ve always wanted to create a picture book with a dog as the main character, and This Dog is Great has DOZENS of dogs as the main characters!
With my main client contracts finished and a bit of spare time appearing in the last couple of months (what a foreign concept…) I’ve finally had the opportunity to explore the many, many personal projects I’ve had sitting in lists and sketchbooks. One of those projects is this kid’s book.
The book itself started as a quick doodle of my dog, Lola (above). Her unique features have always made her a perfect subject for endless doodles and illustrations. This soon spiralled into more doodles, thumbnails, storyboards, writing, then eventually I gave in and turned it into a book project.Read More