| ProfessionalWhy did you make this work:
I was approached and briefed by Candlewick Press to illustrate this book.
How was the illustration used:
In a picture book published in September 2021
How did you make this work:
From the thumbnail stage right up to the final artwork, all illustrations were made digitally using a variety of textured brushes. Being a true story set in the early 20th century, it was important to accurately portray the world inhabited by the characters. As well as general online research, I used photos and info from my own books. Mara (The author) also had a wide variety of text and photos.Commissioner Company :
Year of Graduation:
Amersham - Buckinghamshire
Daniel Duncan is a children’s book illustrator who likes to create vibrant characters within detailed environments, using earthy colours and textures. He studied illustration at Middlesex University and now works from his home in leafy Amersham on the outskirts of London.