Category Archives: Illustration

Wynter : Knitting

A wee drawing for a Moorehawke fan, who is also an avid knitter…

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Resonance Book Plate

Hi guys! I’ve finished drawing up the Resonance bookplates for my Australian publishers (so that I can ‘sign’ copies of Resonance without – you know – getting on a plane or burdening fed-ex too much) But I can’t decide what … Continue reading

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Some old style animation (this is what’s been keeping me quiet)

Hi guys, I know I’ve been terribly quiet here for a while (though you can still catch me on twitter occasionally) I was actually animating again for a while.  I thought I’d share a little scene so you can see … Continue reading

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Resonance cover, previews and AUS/IRE/UK release dates!

Let’s just sit and look at this lovely thing for a while, shall we? There will be sparkles apparently. The girl, the moth, the shards of ice will all shimmer slightly when you turn them to the light. (and, of … Continue reading

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Choose a dinkus for me :)

Update midday 11/07/’14 And Spider Dinkus wins by one hairy leg! I’ll post the chapter soon, folks. Ok guys, so we’re nearing the end of copy-edits on Resonance (the book I have coming out next year) So I thought I’d … Continue reading

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Flat Stanley’s Celine Kiernan Diary

7th February: Mr Flat Stanley arrives in Ireland (sent all the way from Arizona by Cooper who wanted him to tell her what it was like to live in Ireland) He was feeling a little under the weather so Celine wrote … Continue reading

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Wynter & Cats (for Emily)

I’m heading to Drogheda tomorrow (3 march 2014) to give some readings and a talk in Waterstones bookshop (4 pm if you fancy dropping in to see me) It’s been approx two years since I was last in Drogheda, and … Continue reading

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Sakura Medal, Inkwell Critique Services & Down a New Rabbithole

It’s only been a couple of weeks since I handed the new book over the the agent and – despite all my good intentions re having a proper rest – I’ve already fallen down the next rabbit hole. This is … Continue reading

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Snow Queen Giveaway Prints are In

So the prints arrived for the Book Smugglers Art Giveaway. The printers messed up slightly and the size is a little larger than anticipated which means I need to run out and buy a new mount before I can send … Continue reading

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Art Giveaway over at The Book Smugglers

The Book Smugglers are holding their annual Smugglivus celebration of all things bookish. I’m over there today talking about my favorite feasts in literature, and also giving away a signed, limited edition of the illustration above. If you fancy a … Continue reading

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