Brother, are you bored with being so proper?

Posted by on Oct 15, 2013 in Illustration Friday, Illustrations

Brother, are you bored with being so proper? Do you, brother, want to have more fun? Mr. Hulk knows exactly how you feel, brother. So what he’s gonna do is go wild with you! Do to Peter Brown’s wildly successful picture book, Mr. Tiger Goes Wild, other spin off picture books are soon to follow. […]

Marketing doesn’t have to be sleazy if we care about people and other brief thought

Posted by on Apr 30, 2012 in Brief Thoughts

Marketing doesn’t have to be sleazy if we care—about what we do, how we do it, and who we do it for. What if game developers wrote picture books? Who know one my drawings could move like this? Or like this? Moleskine developed a text messaging system that works a lot faster than anything you […]

Where is Nature in Children’s books today?

Posted by on Mar 26, 2012 in Brief Thoughts

As reported in the USA Today, a group of researchers have reviewed Caldecott Medal winners and honorees from 1938 to 2008 and found that nature is not being illustrated as much in children’s books today as in the 40’s, 50’s and 60’s. The big concern is that children will not love nature if they are […]