A mouse with wings?

 gouache, children's book illustration

gouache, children's book illustration

This is Cliff.  Anka's, the hummingbird with shoes, good friend.  This two have known each other forever and they are always learning from each other.  

Cliff has an idea and he is trying to convince his friend to go along.  Just wait to see what happens...

It is always a delight to develop a character and get to know these little creatures.  It is like finding more and more friends.

So, here is how Cliff developed