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...