Menu

Fulwood illustrator launches Kickstarter to publish children’s book

Posted on - 27th May, 2021 - 12:00pm | Author - | Posted in - Fulwood, People, Preston News
Leo Brown
Leo Brown has been a creative illustrator for 30 years

Fulwood-based illustrator Leo Brown is fundraising with the aim of publishing a new book.

Advertisement

A creative illustrator for more than 30 years, Leo’s impressive client list includes Elizabeth Emanuel, Roald Dahl, Disney, Warner Bros., George Lucas, Angelina Ballerina, Marvel, and Penguin Books.

Advertisements
Preston Weekender advert

Now Leo has launched a Kickstarter campaign for his book What If.

The What If cover Pic: Leo Brown Studios
The What If cover Pic: Leo Brown Studios

While the campaign is aimed at the children’s market, Leo says the book is ‘for everyone with a lust for adventure and an unstoppable imagination’. 

He said: “My imagination has opened doors to many new and exciting ‘what ifs’.

Advertisements

“My book What If is a story about imagination, seen through the eyes of a child; the child in all of us.

“I believe imagination is one of the greatest gifts anyone can have. It can take one to faraway lands – climbing the stairways to a magical castle or blasting off in a cardboard rocket to visit the moon.”

A page from What If Pic: Leo Brown Studios
A page from What If Pic: Leo Brown Studios

Leo says he’s ready to move forward with the project, should he meet his fundraising target.

“All stages of the artwork have been completed for the Kickstarter campaign and if it’s a success, the book will immediately go into production once I have the necessary funding.

“The book itself is full colour, gloss laminated, has 32 pages – plus soft cover – a frame ready print insert, and is signed.”

Read more: Penwortham first-time author wrote children’s book in lockdown and hopes to make it to best sellers list

Leo added: “I will have written, illustrated and designed the book, and chosen the stock it will be printed on. For the campaign to be successful would be a dream come true.”

There are various rewards available for anyone contributing to the Kickstarter.

To find out more or contribute, visit the Kickstarter website.


Read moreSee the latest Preston news and headlines

Share
Advertisements
caritas fostering advert
Preston in pictures Viltrox Test 3Mother & LambPreston Street photographyPreston Street photographyMother & LambPreston Street photographyPreston Street photographyMother & Lamb View more Advertisement Subscribe to the newsletter

Sign up below to receive Blog Preston's email newsletter. It wings its way into inboxes every Sunday and Wednesday rounding up our top stories and more.

Advertisement News by location

Find news by location, select an area of your choice to be kept up to date with the latest goings on.

The Preston Guide

Discover local businesses and services near you.

    Advertisements
Advertisement Categories

Find news by category, select an category of your choice to be kept up to date with the latest goings on.

Blog Preston email updates

Receive our digest of the biggest and best stories every Sunday to your email inbox

We respect your privacy and you can unsubscribe at any time from our emails