Here’s the inside of the jacket for ELVIS IS KING! Past jacket interiors focused on process, this time I wanted to focus on the lo-tech materials I use to build things. Hoping kids see that you can build with anything! All objects printed at actual size.
this is my first book with a hidden cover!!!
I am honored to have an exhibit of my work including, illustrations, sculptures and animations at The Christel DeHaan Fine Arts Center Gallery
University of Indianapolis
1400 E Hanna Ave, Indianapolis, IN 46227
You are invited to a gallery reception on Monday, November 19, from 4-6 p.m. as we showcase the imaginative creations of Red Nose Studio artist Chris Sickels. The event will also feature a lecture from 4:45-5:30 p.m.
It’s a little know fact that Elvis had a twin named Jesse Garon Presley who was stillborn. The picture book doesn’t mention him, but the fallen star in the background of their humble kitchen was my little tribute to Jesse.
Elvis Is King! out Jan 8 2019 -Schwartz&Wade Books
When i was first approached by Schwartz&Wade Books with the Elvis Is King! manuscript, i had my doubts that i could pull it off. so i asked for them to give me some time to explore the subject. it didn’t take long for me fall in love with his dusty, lonely childhood, the blues and that hair.
the book comes out Jan 8, 2019