Sorry that I’ve been a little quiet over the past few days, only I’ve been rather busy. Yesterday I checked to see if my book had gone off to print yet. Apparently it hasn’t, but thats only because it has got to be checked by someone else ( I totally forgot about this part of… Continue reading Book Reading / Visit
Billy was thrilled to bits, to see his book on one of the bookshelves in a nursery. I obviously take all the characters around to the different classes and settings with me and the kids just love to meet them. But Billy is the lucky one as he gets to see loads of other places,… Continue reading The Story behind the Story.
Good Morning. The sun is out once again in my part of the world, but we have been warned that it is not going to last. If you saw the picture that I posted yesterday, you will be aware that I was trying out the i Pad Pro and Apple pencil, to see how I… Continue reading Weather Watcher / Artist.
Pity I have not had the chance to finish the promotional video. It will get done eventually, but it can be difficult to keep on top of all these little jobs, when also trying to do the day job. The other thing is as much as I’ve really enjoyed doing all this, I do try… Continue reading Filming, editing, writing and the day job.
So the set was ready. All presents wrapped up, various different props made and two cameras purchased for next to nothing from Ebay 🙂 If you look at Dad on the right, he is being held up with a kind of frame made out of a wire coat hanger. Ive got to admit, I wasn’t… Continue reading Take 1
No way was I going to paint eggs without leaving fingerprints all over them. But I did have a solution 🙂 After all, these balloons ( eggs really ) are meant to be full of helium and floating. So why not put them on wire first and then paint them afterwards. So I placed the… Continue reading Camera, action, nearly rolling.
So the knitting marathon began, starting with the snake. I was amazed at how well this lady could just adapt a knitting pattern to make the snake look just like the one in the story. She was doing such a fantastic job, I was thrilled to bits. I thought Billy’s character may be rather difficult… Continue reading Meet the ‘Billy’s New Camera’ family