Reinterpretation of a spread from “If All The Animals Came Inside”

As part of the recent SCBWI illustrators workshop I attended, I was assigned to illustrate a spread from a previously published children’s book. This artwork below is my interpretation of a spread from “If All the Animals Came Inside”, written by Eric Pinder, and illustrated by Marc Brown.

This is my initial sketch:

Here is my final artwork, illustrated to actual size (19.5 x 10.5″):

Choosing this spread from the book was very easy – I love drawing rhinos!