As a young upstart, I sought illustration work in the book trade.
I sent out samples of my work, including my version of the Pied Piper of Hamelin..
As well as a gentle scene from the natural world.
Here are three book illustrations from an early commission, describing:
The good guys revealing themselves to each other.
A hectic family breakfast…
The bad guys making a pact…
More about my brilliant career in publishing in later blogs,