You Can Write Awesome Stories

Activity book written by Joanne Owen and illustrated by Kia Marie Hunt for Collins.

I recently had the privilege of illustrating many wonderful page borders inside Joanne Owen’s latest brilliant book: You Can Write Awesome Stories!

“Get thinking, get scribbling and get inspired! Always wondered if you could be the next best-selling author? This book is what you need to get great at writing in no time at all. It’s easy to understand and tells you exactly what you need to know step-by-step.”

Each section of this book contains guidance and ideas for writing stories of different genres and themes. At the end of each section, there is space for the budding author to write their story, which is where my illustrations come in!

Collins Kids asked for page borders to add excitement to each writing space page, giving inspiration based on the section’s theme, without steering the reader/writer too much in one direction.

As you’ll see in the images below, I created illustrated page borders for a wide variety of story themes…