Best Children’s Books 2011 – NY Times Illustrated Kids Books – Top Books for Gift Giving
Artist: Brett Helquist Title: The Penultimate Peri Always have been inspired by this illustrator since I read "A series of Unfortunate Events" as a child. His expressionistic style is one I would like to further study.
drawing / collage / intelligence is beauty / book / glasses
Artist: Callaghan, with an eye for detail and characters deeply rooted in external references, depicts library shelves full of novels whose intricate spines show many of them to be famous novels centered around powerful female protagonists.
Sandy Vazan Illustration: Wish I could just sit down by a fire and read.
Concerned that the immigrant employees of New York City's Macy's department store are homesick at Christmas, a young girl inspires the store's head to hold the first Macy's Parade. Based on a true story;
Brett Helquist - another person I want to sketch like
Here are a few more sketches inspired by my reading of THE BLACK ARROW by Robert Louis Stevenson.