Then, on Friday morning, I then dug out the lion spread I finished ages ago to tack to my board , as you can see at the top, for use as colour reference while I worked on a vignette illustration of Lion. It precedes the waterhole page above (where Lion is telling the animal that he has an idea to help them).
In this image, having tried patiently explaining to the animals that they look fine as they are, Lion is roaring at them to be quiet and STOP their moaning:
I have no more school visits or festivals booked in between now and my deadline, so it will be good to really concentrate on my book. Right - I'd better get on with it!