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Once you’ve got your characters, you can get started on your story. In this clip Viviane Schwarz shows us how she creates an illustration, with lots of colour and collage. Why not grab some scraps of paper and a paintbrush, and see where your imagination takes you?Read more
Highlights from the collection
c. 1948–87 (Ideas Book); 1981 (The BFG draft); 1974 (Danny the Champion of the World draft)