Making art for When We are Vanished.

Book covers are always exciting moments, a confirmation that the book is really finished, really happening.

The Moth Festival

Here is one of my favourite things I have done in some considerable time. Here it is in pencil. (on a toned background)

When we are vanished pencilsAnd, here is the finished piece. (I’ll save the version with the title on it for closer to release date)

When we are vanishedThis is the cover art for When We Are Vanished, a new book by my wife and partner in crime, Nimue Brown. If you have been following this blog at all, you will already know that I am an ardent fan of her work, and have been since first reading her writing. ( Nearly a decade before we met in person!) I was lucky enough to have this book read aloud to me as it progressed, and it is haunting , numinous , dreamlike and fiendishly clever. Think somewhere between DeLint and Atwood in terms of tone and subject matter. You will be hearing a lot more about it before…

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About Nimue Brown

Druid, author, dreamer, folk enthusiast, parent, wife to the most amazing artist -Tom Brown. Drinker of coffee, maker of puddings. Exploring life as a Pagan, seeking good and meaningful ways to be, struggling with mental health issues and worried about many things. View all posts by Nimue Brown

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