The Little Leaf is the story of Deciduous, a leaf who wants to stay on the tree to see the Christmas star.

This was a fun freelance project. Jairo hired me to illustrate The Little Leaf for him directly, and we worked together very well. Jairo had a very clear vision of what he wanted, and was very pleased with the finished art.

Jairo published through Inkwater Press, and the book is available at and