“There aren’t many funny bits in Mr Tolkien either,’ Matilda said.
‘Do you think that all children’s books ought to have funny bits in them?’ Miss Honey asked.
‘I do,’ Matilda said. ‘Children are not so serious as grown-ups and love to laugh.”
This is Matilda – day 10 of my 12 day of December drawing challenge – 12 drawings of my favourite fictional heroines! Quentin Blake was the artist that inspired me to become an illustrator. I’ve been in love with his lines since I was 8. #roalddahl — with Matilda Wormwood.