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The Art of Bunnies in Books - an Easter Illustration Celebration

Nina Rycroft, Picture Book Illustrator

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8 Videos (56m)
    • Introduction

    • Bunnies in Books: Animal-like

    • Drawing: Bunnies from Photos

    • Painting: a 'Rabbit' style illustration

    • Bunnies in Books: Human-like

    • Painting: an Easter Celebration Illustration

    • Bunnies in Books: Toy-like

    • Drawing: Toy Rabbits


About This Class


If you enjoy picture books, illustration, bunnies and celebrating Easter with more than just chocolate :0 then this class is a must! 

The Art of Bunnies in Books - an Easter Illustration Celebration explores the popularity and the history of rabbits, hares and bunnies in picture books. From The Tortoise and the Hare fable, to well-known characters like the Velveteen RabbitPeter RabbitMiffy and more, this class will inspire you with a time-line of picture book stories, illustration styles and techniques.

Try your hand at anthropomorphism, illustrating animal-like, human-like and toy-like bunnies, then create a beautiful watercolour artwork for Easter. 


Beginners and seasoned artists are welcome!

74 of 75 students recommendSee All

absolutely highly recommended, as usual Nina is professional and delivers a high quality outstanding class. Nina, as a complete beginner I have learned so much from you already, you inspire me to try harder and challenge myself.
The class is very nice and informative. Loved it and will try to post my creations soon
Love this class so much!!





Nina Rycroft

Picture Book Illustrator

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Hi! I'm Nina Rycroft, a picture book illustrator. I worked as a graphic designer in Sydney and London before turning my hand to illustration, with my first picture book Little Platypus receiving a CBCA (Children's Book Council of Australia) Notable Book Award in 2000. Since then, I've had more than a dozen picture books published worldwide, winning some awards along the way.

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