For our final piece in Childrens Book Illustration we were to make a full dummy book and at least one final piece for the book. Well, I wanted to do something with folklore, so I found a few lesser known stories from around the world. I combined them into a book about a relaxed traveler who tries to teach lesson through storytelling to a super stressed modern worker.
I decided to illustrate a two page spread of the tale From Where the Northern Lights Come. Painting a picture with a white deer leaping across the land, bringing light to the darkness was just too fun to pass up