Piece description from the artist
Colored pencil illustration celebrating the magic of reading. This is part of Emma Carpenter's Giant Book illustration series, that explores how books can transport us to magical places. Here the giant book is likened to a flying carpet or a submarine.
Emma Carpenter is an illustrator based in Kent UK specialising in coloured pencil illustrations of whimsical and cosy scenes. Storytelling is at the heart of her artwork, every illustration has its own narrative. Her illustrations are packed with detail, bright bold block colours, and a little bit of magic and nostalgia.