Reef Blitz Moreton Bay

Reef Blitz Moreton Bay On Sunday Hazel and I joined a Reef Blitz boat trip to Moreton Bay to St Helen Island to help with some citizen science.  It was a joint arrangement by Reef Check, Coral Watch and Mangrove Watch, with each organisation providing lots of great information about how we can all help collect […]

Where’s Fishy?

On Saturday I went to another great talk by Mark Carthew to learn further about his picture book creativity.  It was a wonderful event with a High Tea afterwards where I conversed with other authors and editors.  It put me on a height of inspiration afterwards. So what does this have to do with my fishy illustration […]

Two published illustrations in book ‘Writers For Animals’..

A fair few months I spied an exciting opportunity of providing illustrations towards a book called ‘Writers For Animals’, which is a collective of animal based stories. The brief was to provide A5 sized illustrations in black and white tones. All I had to do was to pick which stories I wish to illustrate! Fishing Is Cruel […]

Sketches From Stradbroke Island – Whalewatching & aTurtle!

Last weekend we went to Stradbroke Island – absolutely beautiful!  Not only did we see a koala and a kangaroo, but also a whole bunch of ocean wildlife to marvel over without even having to get wet!!  We saw humpback whales, turtles, bottlenose dolphins and manta rays!! So, as always, the sketchbook came with me […]

Merchandise to show you care for your fish..

Continuing my cute fish theme I want to represent caring for your pet fish.  It looks like these two fish are happy that the hand is providing them with a little natural habitat for them…To see the full range of merchandise please follow this link http://www.cafepress.com/eddcross/8680295 PS Don’t forget the current discount code SHOPTM3 allowing […]