Tuesday, October 23, 2007

children's book resources

(image: Maurice Sendak, Encyclopedia Britannica)

-> The evolution of the illustrated children's book. A terrific broad overview of the medium. Includes sculptural alphabet boxes, pop-ups and board games.

Some big hitters from the last century (when we were all born):
Dr. Seuss
Maurice Sendak
Arthur Rackham
Maxfield Parrish
Beatrix Potter
Shel Silverstein
Eric Carle
Richard Scarry

1 comment:

David Lasky, Esq. said...

Hi Gala,

I was doing a Sendak search and found your blog for your class. What a great idea! I may just copy it for my comics classes.

Also: I think we may be flickr friends. Not sure.

Anyway, what a nice blog you've made here!