Last Thursday I did my final school visit of the spring season: I've not sat at my drawing desk for 6 weeks, so I'm getting twitchy, plus I won't miss those early morning train trips.
It was a great day to end on though: a really enthusiastic school. I worked exclusively with the infants, getting in two different stories per session, so managed to read 8 books through the day: it's much more fun for me if I don't repeat the same sessions over and over, and I think it helps to keep things fresh.
I still haven't solved the problem of children getting over-excited about the flap opening, but the audience will be formally seated at Edinburgh, so I think that will probably sort it out.
To finish, here are two more sketches, from the morning's train. I have joined them end to end, as that's how they were seated: