As a librarian, I have a world of information constantly at my ready, and as with most jobs, there are some recurring tasks. My “tasks” often come in the form of patrons’ questions that I answer to the best of my ability. People have remarked that I have an amazing recall for information (it all has to do with location and the Dewey decimal system!), but even I can slip-up—which is one reason that I “look it up” whenever I’m not completely certain.
I was wondering last night where my sister might have gotten that wink and expression in the last picture of the previous post? It looks very anime in style, and I remembered that my sister is a longtime fan of the art book for the Japanese comic books, or manga, for Marmalade Boy.
Anyway, here are the findings of my research:
Was the winking girl illustration a direct inspiration for Autumn? We might never know…