Thursday, June 29, 2017


The prompt for Illustration Friday this week is Sprout which fits perfectly with one of my picture book projects I'm writing and illustrating. This is one of the scenes I'm playing with using Procreate. I approached this project very different from other projects. Instead of starting with a fully written story and then pencil sketches, this picture book started while paint playing with my old iPad, my finger, Procreate, and an idea. I created a variety of color scenes of a girl planting a seed while it's still snowing, then waiting, waiting, until...

Sprout Artwork by Traci Van Wagoner
©2017 Traci Van Wagoner, all rights reserved


  1. Love this^! I have a photo of one of my kids from a few years back that could almost double for it.

    1. Thank you, Mirka! I'm hoping to capture the magic of growing things and sharing the fruits of your labors.

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