Category Archive: art

Tea for Ten

  No wonder  Kelloggs’  chose a toucan to advertise Froot Loops.  Their beaks are gorgeous splashes of red, orange, green, blue, and yellow. “Toucan Sam” hawked his wares during the Saturday morning commercials… Continue reading

Pipe, Cat! Dance, Mouse!

  I admit it—I have “Mother” issues. Mother Goose, that is. Ever since my mother read to us from Richard Scarry’s Best Mother Goose Ever (c. 1970), I’ve loved the old rhymes.  It’s… Continue reading

“Jack Built”

I’m working on preliminary drawings for a painting of “The House That Jack Built” and realizing, again, how editing an art piece resembles editing a manuscript.  I’d like to say they’re neat pyramid-type… Continue reading