@SCBWISOCALLA #Grow #illustrators #illustration for the #LosAngeles Banner #contest

So here’s my illustration for the SCBWI competition for 2018. Well hopefully they like it. I’ll be joining the group soon but had to get this out there. Thanks again creative muses for the continued inspiration and direction.

grow#2-scbwi-jcaaec-illustrators-illustrator jamaal r james
grow#2-scbwi-jcaaec-illustrators-illustrator jamaal r james

Owlie Papalie Children’s Book Character Design created by Cartoonist Jamaal R. James

This is a wise old who gets rough and dirty and isn’t so fluffy. He’s supposed to be sleeping at night but can’t so he stays awake during the day. But he also works from time to time to help out the police catch bad guys. Go Owlie Papalie.

~Illustrator/Cartoonist Jamaal R. James

Owlie Papalie Children's Book Character Design created by Cartoonist Jamaal R. James for James Creative Arts And Entertainment Company. Children's Book
Owlie Papalie Children’s Book Character Design created by Cartoonist Jamaal R. James for James Creative Arts And Entertainment Company. Children’s Book

The Golden Goose who layed Green Eggs Concept Art by Cartoonist Jamaal R. James

In this posting we share with the world another Children’s book in the making. Its about a golden goose who lays green eggs. There’s more to the story then that but for now. We have to wait until the book is finished. HaveĀ  a wonderful day.

~Illustrator Jamaal R. James

The Golden Goose who Layed Green Eggs Children's Book created by Cartoonist/Illustrator Jamaal R. James for James Creative Arts And Entertainment Company.
The Golden Goose who Layed Green Eggs Children’s Book created by Cartoonist/Illustrator Jamaal R. James for James Creative Arts And Entertainment Company.

Picture Book Villain Villatron created by Cartoonist Jamaal R. James

This is one of the main bad guys or villains that Scrasses has to deal with on a regular basis. But I think she can handle it and deal with it. Let’s see. But for now this pen drawing will soon be brought to life…yaaayyy and nayyyy…

Villain Villatron for the Children's picture book comic Scrasses Family created by Cartoonist/Illustrator Jamaal R. James for James Creative Arts And Entertainment Company.

Robot Family: Scrasses Family Picture Book created by Cartoonist Jamaal R. James

This is the second children’s picture book that was originated and created by my daughter for the company James Creative Arts And Entertainment Company. This is the Scrasses Family picture children’s book cover. One of the main villians is next….yayyyy

Scrasses Family Children's picture book cover created by Cartoonist/Illustrator Jamaal R. James for James Creative Arts And Entertainment Company.

Cartoon Illustration for Children’s Picture Book: King DrewMan by Cartoonist Jamaal R. James

Here’s a little pick into a new character design that was created by cartoonist Jamaal R. James for a new children’s picture books series called, “Space Lasso Bear” and then we have this villian Mr. King Drew Man. So check for the book coming soon.

King DrewMan a villian for a children's picture book comic called "Space Lasso Cowboy", created by Cartoonist Jamaal R. James for James Creative Arts and Entertainment Company. Illustration, comic strip, character design.
King DrewMan a villian for a children’s picture book comic called “Space Lasso Cowboy”, created by Cartoonist Jamaal R. James for James Creative Arts and Entertainment Company. Illustration, comic strip, character design.

Meleanna and The Fat Frog created by Cartoonist Jamaal R. James for James Creative Arts And Entertainment Company

So this is another Children’s book idea that popped into my head yesterday….so let’s see what happens and all…..but its a simple story about a girl and her fat frog…..nothing more….

Meleanna and the Fat Frog Children's book created by Cartoonist Jamaal R. James for James Creative Arts And Entertainment Company.
Meleanna and the Fat Frog Children’s book created by Cartoonist Jamaal R. James for James Creative Arts And Entertainment Company.