Our Hungry Caterpillar

As an author and illustrator of children’s books, I love to share stories with children, especially picture books. This week, I couldn’t resist the classic “The Hungry Caterpillar” by Eric Carl. I love the simplicity of the illustrations, especially the¬†segmented form of the caterpillar….which led me to create this little driftwood bug. What I love about our wooden caterpillar is …

A Mothers Love is the Beginning of Everything

My mother loved art college and graduated as an art teacher but gave up her career to bring up my (3) brothers and I. (She returned to teaching when we were much older). Love is the beginning of everything When I was little, my mother held my hand and took me outdoors to listen to the birds (her favourite being …