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Seeing and simplifying

Elves draw animals as we would draw anything else:  by seeing and simplifying. Seeing means we

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Christmas Eve in Scrooge’s Counting-house

At length the hour of shutting up the counting-house arrived. With an ill-will Scrooge dismounted from

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The Parable of the Taoist Farmer

There are two tips here.  The first is: illustrators can practice on stories that someone else

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Seeing ghosts

Do not forget that you may might like to include a ghost in one of your stories,

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Creating a character using simple shapes

When designing a character for a story, it is important to stay consistent so that the

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