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I'm planning to illustrate a book about 4th graders. Do you know of any resources or tips for drawing this age group? Also, drawing for this age group: what is appealing, what sorts of art do middle grade eyes tend to enjoy looking at?

Any artistic style is welcome as I haven't decided on an approach yet. Links to your own work or a favorite illustrator of children would be awesome.
#1 - February 11, 2017, 07:05 AM

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My favorite would probably be Ellie McDoodle, by Ruth Barshaw. It's aimed at that age group and is sketchbook-style.
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