Jaine showed me this photo from the 1930's of a local woman named Ada White. It's a gorgeous picture, and I asked if I could borrow it for an hour or so to make my morning sketch. I've only done a bit so far, but I'd like to keep trying so I can make a really nice drawing.
Hey, on the subject of picture book and comic book crossovers, for my Caption festival talk in Oxford this weekend, I just found a great Paul Gravett article on the subject. Can't believe I'd missed this one, it's from March of last year. Here it is: Comics for Children: Sneaky Reading.