Grandfather’s Wrinkles illustrator Richard McFarland only began illustrating at 70, but he’s helping others start young. Richard’s series of school presentations teach – and inspire – children to draw.
“How exactly are you able to make eyes like that?” fifth-grader Grace Knudsen asked. Grace tries to shape eyes like lemons, she said. “It just doesn’t look like a real eye.” “You have to be focused,” McFarland said. “It would be helpful to have photographs. … Be patient. Take it slow and easy. You’ll get there.”