If you haven't seen Graeme Base's amazing picture books, you are in for a treat! Rich colors, fantastical creatures, amazing journeys and mysteries to solve---all part of the adventure in store for you! Here's a little info about Graeme from his official website:
What were you like at school?
Smaller. But I was always drawing and playing music at every opportunity. That hasn’t changed.
What advice would you give a student entering into the field of Iluustration?
The Four Ps…
PASSION: you have to love what you do.
PERSPIRATION: you must be prepared to work hard to turn your ideas into reality.
PERSISTENCE: never give up—you will strike disappointments—keep going regardless.
PROVENANCE: sometimes you just need to be in the right place at the right time---be aware of these times and capitalize on them—luck is part of the equation!
for more info about Graeme, visit his website: www.graemebase.com/