The author Angie Sage creates a world full of texture, smell, stress, suspense and patina. It was a challenge to distill the breadth of her story into one image.
In fact I could hardly stop drawing options.
David Curtis of Harper Collins helped cut though the clutter by suggestion we combine the best out of a two of the sketches to give our hero a better stance.
below are a some details of elements
Amanda Greene was interning during this project and fabricated the water tower that dominates the urban landscape.