Saturday, 3 February 2018
Friday, 19 January 2018
Friday, 5 May 2017
I used to cover my jotter with drawings of horses when I was at school, and still draw rather inaccurate horses now if bored in meetings. Have horses and art always been something that for you, have gone together?
Are there any artists (equine or otherwise!) whose works you have been inspired by?
Tuesday, 3 January 2017
‘Webb had a sense of mission. She went looking for stories “with pace and a strong moral sense, without being prim”. She didn’t do pony books or franchises. She didn’t care about commercial pressure.’
Wednesday, 30 November 2016
Monday, 21 November 2016
Thursday, 10 November 2016
What all these titles had in common was that they did not talk down to their readers. The Picture Puffin Books paid children the compliment of assuming that facts did not need to be simplified or edited; simply explained well with illustrations that complemented and developed what was presented in the text.