The Red Haze came about during my Masters course in Illustration Authorial Practise at Falmouth University. Since I was hired to continue the research into the theories I was attempting to execute in the story, theories of Breaking the Fourth Wall in picture books. From this research Steven Braund and I have presented the research as a lecture, printed academically in the Illustration Journal and I finally finished the original picture book story that sparked all the research of.
The story is of my grandfather’s journey as a young boy back into Finland during The Winter War.
Published by Atlantic Press 2017