Mike Kerr

Mike Kerr

Illustrator

I chose to look at Mike Kerr's work  because of the precision of his drawings and paintings of characters. 

Starting with his painting gallery, I am particularly drawn to the way he leaves an outline around the characters.
 
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Painting of a dog and a black bird

Painting of a cat reading newspaper

Goldilocks and the three bears


Little Red Riding Hood


Painting of two rabbits on swings


Painting of two Rabbits walking in the park


Two birds playing a card game




Painting of a parent rescuing his son from danger


A painting of the boys happyness

Mike Kerr
(Out and about)

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Below you can see the paintings
he has done in his sketchbook 












More paintings from Mike Kerr sketchbook










Next I looked at Mike Kerr Alphabet character painting 
I think this is interesting to me as he paints the character to form the sharp of the letter from the alphabet. 
I could use this in my characters for "The Wind in the Williow".






Now Looking into Mike Kerr's Character creations and how he links the character
to the characteristics written below the painting.


























A could called "he said she said"
Illustration by Mike Kerr

Seeing his work coming together.
From painting in his sketch book to his final prints into the books gave me a general idea
what I can do with my final book print.








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