Monday, July 23, 2012
More by I.C. Springman and Brian Lies
Magpie's expressions and demeanor convey an extensive range of emotions and character. The acrylics and coloured pencil illustrations are realistic and it's fun to identify all of the objects that Magpie collects. I was reminded of Jillian Tamaki's Trash the Block project, which can be seen here.
Pair More with another great book for all ages: Here Comes the Garbage Barge by Jonah Winter... and let's talk about the way we crave stuff.