Some in progress sketches and bits for the final two page spread, front cover illustration for "Gracie Brave" book and project.
I originally had Claire's eyes closed - showing a pride and prayerful meditative emotion for her daughter. But, decided against it as I thought it was too obscure for the front cover. I also ended up making her legs a bit longer. I think I could have futzed with it for days but at some point you have to step back and push it out into the world...like a child, I guess.