Posts Tagged ‘illustration friday’

The Best Intentions…

2 March 2012

But wait. Does one of the chickens want to help?

From Blue Chicken, Viking 2011

The Illustration Friday topic for March 2, 2012 is INTENTION.

The Chicken Would Like to Speak…

20 May 2011

…in support of every kid’s right to read freely.

The American Booksellers Foundation for Free Expression (ABFFE) will launch its Fund for Free Speech in Children’s Books with a Silent Auction on Wednesday, May 25, at BookExpo America. The ABC auction will feature more than 100 works of art by beloved children’s illustrators, including Barbara McClintock, Jerry Pinckney, Chris Raschka, Lane Smith, Mo Williams. An online preview of the artwork, including the above, is here.

The Illustration Friday topic for May 20, 2011 is SOAKED.

Finding Balance

30 April 2011

Elephant Entertains Eggplants

The Illustration Friday topic for April 29, 2011 is LESSON.

Dear Reader,

20 February 2011

She Ate the Pea.

The Illustration Friday topic for February 18, 2011 is LAYERS.

Summertime Blues

15 July 2010

The cure for the summertime blues? More BLUE. Posting will be sporadic for a while, as I splash lots of it around.

Study for Blue Chicken, Fall 2011, Viking Children’s Books

The Illustration Friday topic for January 14, 2011 is CHICKEN!

April Showers Bring…

4 May 2010

… May Flowers.

Picture Books about Gardens: The Curious Garden, by Peter Brown; The Story of Frog Belly Rat Bone by Timothy B. Ering; My Garden, by Kevin Henkes; Whose Garden is It? by Mary Ann Hoberman and Jane Dyer; The Imaginary Garden, by Andrew Larsen and Irene Luxbacher.

The Illustration Friday topic for February 4, 2011 is REVERSE.