Couple of new updates...
Hazel Boswell - French Canada
My Grandmother had many lovely folk-art type illustrations framed in her home which depicted scenes from Quebec City where she grew up.
I grew up seeing them in her house and had a real fondness for them. When she passed away, I inherited these pictures which now hang in our house.
I realized I knew nothing about the artist, and so many years later, I still found them enchanting. Thanks to some sleuthing and trusty Google, I found they were illustrations from a book written and illustrated by Hazel Boswell called "French Canada: Pictures and Stories", and was printed in 1938.
It was very popular in its day. I tracked a copy down on Abebooks and thought I would share the wealth with scans of all the illustrations. I posted them all up at Flickr here.
Drawn even featured it as a post - yay!
The Mighty Thor!
I'm doing a lot of writing on my Gerald Bull graphic novel right now and I find it frustrating to not being doing any artwork, so I do some sketches to keep myself interesting and my skills up. Here's the Mighty Thor!