We wanted to dive in deep with children’s picture book illustrator Carla Hoffenberg and learn more about her behind the scenes journey with Little Shark Lulu is Sleeping… here is what she shared.
Q: Since this was your debut children’s book how did you find this experience and were there any new or surprising challenges to overcome?
Q: Which page or spread in Little Shark Lulu is Sleeping are you most proud of and why?
Q: As animals have been an occurring theme in your body of work; for this project, what was your favourite animal to illustrate?
Q: Can you elaborate on your design process for this story and the tools that you used?
Q: How did the artistic decision to have the sea creatures dressed in colourful outfits develop and is there meaning behind it?
|Sketches of Shark Lulu|