Category Archives: children’s art

Holiday Books and Movies

This fun quiz came from Abbie Lu. Check out her site any book lovers out there. If you wish, take the quiz and link to us! HAPPY HOLIDAYS AND SEASON’S GREADINGS! 1) FAVORITE BOOK/S TO READ DURING THE HOLIDAY SEASON? These would … Continue reading

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Collage, Children’s books, and Children’s art- A Lion in Paris

I am not usually a big fan of collage. This is not to say there are exceptions. Here is one exception, which is the artwork by Beatrice Alemagna, children’s author. (in this case for her book A Lion in Paris). … Continue reading

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Art by Francesca Yarbusova for Yuri Norstein’s HedgeHog in the Fog

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Favourite Fairy Tales told in Scotland

In this rather disturbing Scottish legend, the sea monster eats a number of maidens (sacrificed to it) before it is killed off and transformed into the Shetland Islands. My five-year old bairn was not too thrilled to hear about  all … Continue reading

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Favorite Fairy Tales told in Scotland, illustrated by Adrienne Adams

Found on Petra’s Cupboard. I own my own copy and it has the best version of Little Gingerbread Man, but it’s some sort of scottish pancake and gets chased by wee bairns in wee cottages with peat fires.

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A Woggle of Witches– Witches on the Moon

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A Woggle of Witches

by Adrienne Adams, 1971.

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A Woggle of Witches

A great children’s book, published 1971.

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Cabbage Moon by Jan Wahl

For those unfortunates who have never read or possibly even heard of Cabbage Moon by Jan Wahl, there is something magical about this children’s story (published 1965). Princess Adelgitha and her dog Jennie chase miser Lorenzo Squink who has stolen … Continue reading

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“Alice in Wonderland” illustrated by Vojtech Kubasta, Prague, 1960

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