The Special Gift, page 1 Storybook art, February 2011, Pencil, Adobe Photoshop

The Special Gift by Charlene Shepard is a children's book with a message of acceptance and equality. It may be found for purchase here.

For the interior artwork of this book, I really wanted to do something different from my usual comic book style. With that in mind, I drew inspiration from the Goldenbook storybooks I read as a child, and went with a digital painting style for this project. This page depicts a long-sealed castle, the MacGuffin of the story.

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