David Roberts

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Can you introduce the book Tinder?
What was your inspiration for the illustrations in the book?
How did you go about responding to the classic tale and responding to Sally Gardner's text?
How did you create the character of Otto?
Can you talk about the spread with the table full of food?
Can you talk about the gory elements in the book?
Was it fun to illustrate the period outfits?
How did you create the wolves?
Choosing a double page spread, can you talk about your working methods and materials?
How did you develop the ghostly illustrations of the souls of the dead soldiers?
Do you have any advice for young artists wanting to illustrate their own classic tales?

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