Baby Goes Baaaa! - creating the artwork

By Lynne Chapman

I started on the pastel artwork for my latest book Baby Goes Baaaa! last week - yikes!

Fortunately, it's all going pretty well so far. It's taken such a long time to get to this stage that I'm really enjoying getting down to it.

To keep on schedule, I have to do one page a day, but that's not as tricky as it sounds, as none of the images have backgrounds this time - we are going to drop bright pastel colours in later.

Here are the ones I've managed so far. Egmont has kindly given permission for me to blog the entire process so, if you are interested, you can see in-progress images and read more about the project every couple of days on my blog An Illustrator's Life For Me!
Wish me luck for this week - I'm working on a baby hedgehog's first kiss today...


  1. These are truly gorgeous Lynne, what sort of size are you working to here?

  2. lovely images Lynne, I shall look forward to seeing the wholebook. I'm now off to follow your progress on your blog.


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