Hopefully you’ve seen Mary Poppins or this won’t make all that much sense to you. But fear not, YouTube has every clip known to man:
I experimented with a new approach this time, using digital watercolor brushes for the background and alcohol marker brushes for the foreground. I wanted a bit of a looser style, allowing colors to escape the frame at some points, and even letting the characters leave the frame. I do like how it turned out, but this way of coloring took easily four times as long as my standard approach of flat color.
Time lapse of the creation: