The concepts are in pencil this time because DAW is under an unusually tight deadline.
They were reluctant to let me take the time to paint out all the concepts, so I just sketched them in pencil.
The first step for me is, of course, to read the manuscript.
Celia hasn't written more than the first half of the book, but what I've read so far has been great and inspiring from an illustrator's point of view. science fiction fans will love it!