Elephants and Toddlers at the beach


A few weeks ago there was a bizarre beach day in New Hampshire. We should've been in snowsuits, but were quite warm in just raincoats. It was one of the nicest (and easiest!) mornings I had with my kids in a long time. When I went back to paint a new promo on a much colder day, I remembered the picture above.

It's clearly a bit warmer on little elephant's beach day, but I loved having the photo reference and memory of my little one playing to inspire my illustration.