“Five” Illustrated Book by Katriona Chapman

I was fortunate to acquire one of the few currently remaining copies of “Five” by Katriona Chapman. The beautifully crafted pencil sketches tell a fantasy tale emanating from someone’s daydream of five birds traversing exotic locations across the world. The images shown below are just some of the pictures contained in her book.

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Images’ Source: Katriona Chapman

Katriona also does colour illustrations, although my personal preference is for her black-and-white work. This book, along with others, are published under her own imprint, Tomatito Press. Katriona’s rendering style reminds me of a US-based author and illustrator of children’s books, whose books I’ve collected over the years. I’ll blog about his work next week.

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