Monday, 14 November 2011

work in progress




I'm working on a cover for Nicky Jones' new book, The Changeling Tree. Here's some progress shots:



The waterfall is loosely based on Sgwd yr Eira, upriver from Pontneddfechan.

Having got the picture finished and scanned, I took these starlings

...which I had prepared earlier for this purpose. I removed the background





...and layered them into the picture.


...which just leaves the words. Here's a couple of options, though as yet nothing's certain...