Notes from the Call Board and other dispatches from the desk of Lisa Mantchev, author of
EYES LIKE STARS
PERCHANCE TO DREAM
SO SILVER BRIGHT
My Author Site
The Théâtre Illuminata
Rum ball cupcakes drizzled with a butter rum sauce and topped with a butter rum frosting. All of these combined results in a delicious recipe for Buttered Rum Pirate Cupcakes.
And maybe Rapunzel’s mother, the Queen of Corona, also had the ice magic. But then she got pregnant, then sick, and she drank the potion from the _sun_ flower and was “cured.” She couldn’t make ice magic anymore. She wrote to her sister, Queen of Arendelle, about it.
And that’s where the King and Queen of Arendelle were headed, to get the sun-cure for Elsa, when their ship went down in the storm.
The grieving Queen of Corona was going to help her niece, but then Rapunzel got kidnapped by Mother Gothel.
!! The Muppet Theatre Miniature Playset !! by Lance Cardinal
read and see more of this fantastic labor of love here:
So a few summers ago I worked with the lovely Lisa Mantchev to make a tailer for the final book in the Theatre Illuminata series, So Silver Bright. By the end of the project I had several sketchbooks worth of drawings from the three books, and research. I’m redoing my portfolio and decided I wanted to add VD section, so I’m currently compiling the months worths of sketches into a more solid form. I just finished these four pages today, but I still have a lot of work to sort through. :)
These drawings are pretty old, they aren’t my best ;)
Sometimes, procrastination is a musical number.
Let’s get down to business
To write all… the words.
Readers want the next thing
They’re my awesome nerds.
Have to get through this page
And you can bet before I’m through
Draft, I’ll make a book
Out of you.
Crack the can of Monster
The following is the second in a series of art-flash fiction collaborative pieces that I am doing with the talented Tara Larsen Chang.
This will be the longest night.
The cats accompany the princess on the journey back. They are her constant companions into the darkness, and their…