In my last post, I shared the beginning of my picture book illustration journey with “Hagga’s Last Vattiegirl”: how I got the job, the thumbnails I sketched and the early character designs. Today, I’ll cover the rest of my work process from rough sketches to the coloured final illustrations.
“Hagga’s Last Vattiegirl” was my first picture book illustration project. It was also my most rewarding and my most challenging. Read on to see my work process from shaky beginning to glorious end.