A collage illustration for a scene from "Hummingbird", a story by my friend, Blonditude.
I like the work in progress "Hummingbird"
written under the name, Blonditude by my long-time friend, Anita Sinclair.
I took a quick stab at illustrating this passage in the opening scene:
"She leaned back and pulled a cigarette out of her flat leather
pocketbook. I remembered my manners and flicked open my lighter. Mrs.
Wade took a deep drag and blew smoke out her nose, reminding me of a
long-necked dragon with bright red hair."
I don't know if I will play around with illustration much, but I
wanted to see if my collage techniques could make worthwhile mashups.
What I found was that it might be easier to just draw the scene
free-hand, but I'm quite out of practice at that - I might wait for
when I can make a daily practice of that (in other words, when I