The book is illustrated with full-page, b&w scraperboard
engravings, some in two-page spreads.
But when I began writing the words for a book I remembered the Tunnicliffe books I had loved as a child, and decided to see if I could do some small scraperboard
drawings to complement the text.
Mahmoud Gahalla Ahmed who is from Sudan, and has developed his own style of illustration for Sudanese folk tales using colours on his favourite medium, the scraperboard
, said: "This exhibition will certainly provide a platform for illustrators from the Arab world to reach out at an international level.
He also produced scores of monochrome pieces on scraperboard
She noted that her use of scraperboard
as a media to produce the work was to 'get over the difficulty of not having half tone.