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Deg Illustrations

A series of blog posts discussing Ste's process of creating the illustrations for Deg

In late 2015 I was asked by Patrick Garratt to illustrate his debut novel, Deg. I worked on the illustrations over the next few months, and the novel was published by Urbane Publications in November 2016.

In this series of blog posts I talk about the process of creating the eleven full page illustrations, and show the stages from pencils to final inks for each one.

You can listen to a podcast of Patrick and I talking about the writing and illustrating of Deg here.

You can also read an interview with Patrick Garratt talking about the writing of Deg.

New posts will be added here over the next few weeks.

Ste Pickford, March 2017

Chapter 1

Chapter 2

Chapter 5

Chapter 8

Chapter 3

Chapter 6

Chapter 10

Chapter 9

Chapter 11


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