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Chaneling Bond

Beautiful image from Nylon Pinkley. See her photostream. I’m a sucker for 70s colors, it seems.   Advertisements

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Virginia Mori, Illustrator

Virginia Mori is very much in the style of Edward Gorey but much darker. See this link.

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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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Thomas Haddad, artist, Survivor of the Twin Towers

One talented man who survived 9/11 is the designer and artist Thomas Haddad. View this link to see his work.  Thomas is a superb illustrator who has done some interesting series including “Hideous Disasters That Could Have Been Avoided If People … Continue reading

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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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Little Bitty Raindrop

Adorable children’s story by Peggy Usher, written in 1948. Watch/listen here.

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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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