lumpy little gremlin
Last night, very late, I sewed a doll for my friend’s baby shower gift from a pair of soft old jeans. I kind of rushed it, so the little guy looks a bit lumpy and misshapen, and not entirely stylish. But at least he looks homemade, which I guess is the point.
I’ve been doing lots of rabbit pictures while drawing Lettuce for the DFC, and I just heard from Brian Sibley that he has his own rabbit blog. I particularly like the photos of his rabbit stuck down the crack in the floor of the Tate Modern.
If you’re between 7 – 12 years old and live in Ireland or the UK, or know someone who fits that bill: The Times is running a Wind in the Willows illustration competition to design a cover for the classic book, which will be published by Vintage Classics for a centenary edition in November. Here are the details and Mini Grey gives tips on cover design here. (Don’t miss the July 25th deadline.)