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Tips on: holiday art

Symmetry between worlds

We created artwork for a Writing tip (Looking-Into-A-New-Year) and artwork can, of course, tell more than

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Feasts

Story characters need to do many things that we need to do, including eating.  And big

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The colors of snow

In a meeting, big and small elves sat debating what sort of storytelling tip we might

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A troll at the egg hunt

The scene above was quickly captured by an illustrator elf out for a walk:  forest animals

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Secret worlds and scale

Magical worlds often occur inside of everyday things. You may be aware that the small elves

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An elven Thanksgiving

In the Fall, elves celebrate a holiday.  We celebrate by taking stock of all of the

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How to get into a Winter mood—Early

In the workshop, we have to be well organized and prepared!  This means we sometimes have

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Pumpkins as heads

Elves love pumpkins!  While we were busy decorating the workshop recently, with Jack-o’-lanterns, we thought of

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Creating a cat for All Hallow’s Eve

In both the elven world and the human world, black cats are commonly associated with this

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Young Elf, Part I

In December, elves exchange handmade cards.  I want to draw a young elf and I asked

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