He played around with a few different ideas but knew he'd struck gold when he suddenly came out with, "How about 'the toot fairy'?"
With the help of a couple of friends he wrote the book and then it was my turn to do the hard work and get the illustrations done.
With my previous two books I did all the artwork by hand. I drew the images and then coloured them using water colour paints. But for this book we knew we wanted a bolder, brighter look so I coloured the images on photoshop.
I put the pages together in photoshop, adding the lines of text.
And have a look at my previous books If I Lived There and Louisiana Ludgate and the Lollipops