Dec 1, 2009
is an artist, designer, illustrator and writer from Northern Ireland. He graduated from the University of Ulster with a degree in Visual Communication. From figurative painting and installation, to illustration and picture-book making, his work has been exhibited in New York, Dublin, London, Sydney, Washington DC, and Belfast. He is widely known for his picture books for children, published by HarperCollins UK and Penguin USA. How to Catch a Star debuted in 2004 to critical acclaim, and Lost and Found (2005), won the NestlÃ© Smarties Book Prize Gold Medal 2006, the Blue Peter Book Award 2006 and was shortlisted for the Kate Greenaway Medal the same year. The Incredible Book Eating Boy (2007) won the Irish Book Awards Childrenâ€™s Book of the Year, and his fourth Book The Way Back Home was released in September 2007 and The Great Paper Caper will be publlished in September 2008. (Continue reading...
Nov 25, 2009
We will be taking a break for the Thanksgiving holiday and will return on Tuesday, December 1st
. Smiley hugs for a very happy Thanksgiving and a bountiful year! Click here
for some turkey tips.
Nov 24, 2009
Each umbrella is designed to look like a fun character dressed in rain coat and boots! Choose from a fun assortment of colors. Add to cart.
Nov 24, 2009
I had a pleasure of meeting Meggs
on a random night in the city. I've chosen just a few to showcase here but you can still get an idea of the enormity of his talent. In addition to his website/blog, youâ€™ll find plenty more work on his Flickr
set up for your viewing pleasure.