An old haunted lighthouse. I painted this digitally in Photoshop. I scanned in some textures I made traditionally as well.
The New Kitten
Illustrations for The New Kitten, a picture book from Harper Collins coming soon.
Written by Sharon Chriscoe Illustrated by Dave Mottram Running Press Kids
A fire truck has had a big day of putting out fires and saving kittens, and now it's time to sleep. After making sure all is quiet and safe, he rolls back into the station for a shower, swishes and swigs a bedtime refreshment, and settles in with a bedtime story.
This is a series of Character Designs I’ve done. Most are animal concepts for children’s books and video games.
2nd Grade Robotics Club
Written by Alyssa Satin Capucilli Illustrated by Dave Mottram Simon Schuster/Paula Wiseman Books
Mighty Tug may be the smallest boat in the busy harbor, but he is also the mightiest in this timeless picture book from the author of the Katy Duck and Biscuit series.
Tikis & Birds
I created Assets for Khan Kids. Khan Kids is a learning app created by Khan Academy to teach kids ages 2-6. All images property Khan Academy, All Rights Reserved.
A series of Gnomes exploring a local farms, fields and forests.
My love for Bonsai. It’d be nice to someday have a book of all these.
Coffee and Owls
A while back I drew up some owl character designs. The owl ball was inspired by this video. They were pretty much sketches but very well received. People started asking for prints and someone matched up the owls' expressions with the different states of caffeination. Posters, Mugs and other products can be found at my store on Society 6
Basil of Baker Street
Cover Illustrations for the Basil of Baker Street books by Eve Titus. I also illustrated the interior spot illustrations for Basil and the Big Cheese.
These covers and spots were illustrated for the series published by Simon and Schuster.