Picture Book Art Archives

Plant a seed, watch it grow

taken from Over Under in the Garden

written and illustratec by Pat Schories

April 27, 2015

They're Off!

taken from The Great Round-the-World Balloon Race

written and illustrated by Sue Scullard

April 23, 2015

Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star

taken from Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star

illustrated by Jerry Pinkney

April 13, 2015

Keeping a Journal

taken from I’m in Charge of Celebrations

written Byrd Baylor, illustrated by Peter Parnall

April 11, 2015

The Baritone of Frog Opera

taken from Frogs Sing Songs

written by Yvonne Winer, illustrated by Tony Oliver

April 9, 2015

'Twas brillig, and the slithy toves...

taken from Jabberwocky

written by Lewis Carroll, illustrated by Graeme Base

April 5, 2015

Rockin' to a Brand New Song

taken from The Worst Band in the Universe

written and illustrated by Graeme Base

April 3, 2015

A Giraffe Jig

taken from Giraffes Can’t Dance

written by Giles Andreae, illustrated by Guy Parker-Rees

April 1, 2015

Ming Lo's Mountain

taken from Ming Lo Moves the Mountain

written and illustrated by Arnold Lobel

March 30, 2015

A Snug and Sturdy Cottage

taken from The Three Little Pigs

retold and illustrated by James Marshall

March 28, 2015

A Basket Full of Memories

taken from Wilfrid Gordon McDonald Partridge

by Mem Fox, illustrated by Julie Vivas

March 26, 2015

Spring Beauties

taken from The Golden Egg Book

written by Margaret Wise Brown, illustrated by Leonard Weisgard

March 24, 2015

Wading in the Pond at Springtime

taken from Is Your Mama a Llama?

written by Deborah Guarino, illustrated by Steven Kellogg

March 22, 2015

Put Some Magic in Your Step

taken from The Magic Hat

by Mem Fox, illustrated by Tricia Tusa

March 20, 2015

Hold on to Your Hat!

taken from Apples to Oregon

written by Deborah Hopkinson, illustrated by Nancy Carpenter

March 18, 2015

Fruit! Beautiful, Bountiful Fruit!

taken from A Fruit Is a Suitcase for Seeds

written by Jean Richards, illustrated by Anca Hariton

March 16, 2015

A Fair Road to the Sea

taken from Rumpelstiltskin

by Brothers Grimm, adapted and illustrated by Paul O. Zelinsky

March 14, 2015

A Very Special Treat

taken from The Little Mouse, the Red Ripe Strawberry, and the Big Hungry Bear

written by Audrey and Don Wood, illustrated by Don Wood

March 12, 2015


taken from The Fat Cat: A Danish Folktale

retold and illustrated by Jack Kent

March 10, 2015

Fabulous Footwear

taken from The Elves and the Shoemaker

retold and illustrated by Jim LaMarche

March 8, 2015

Learning to Fight Knights

taken from The Knight and the Dragon

written and illustrated by Tomie dePaola

March 6, 2015

There's a party on the bus

taken from The Day Jimmy's Boa Ate the Wash

written by Trinka Hakes Noble, illustrated by Steven Kellogg

February 28, 2015

Tell Us a Story!

taken from Library Lil

written by Suzanne Williams, illustrated by Steven Kellogg

February 26, 2015

Happy Honey Bears

taken from Over in the Jungle: A rainforest rhyme

written by Marianna Berkes, illustrated by Jeanette Canyon

February 24, 2015

Out for a Spin with the Neighbors

taken from The Witch Next Door

written and illustrated by Norman Bridwell

February 22, 2015

A Tree by the Sea

taken from A Tree is Nice

by Janice May Udry, illustrated by Marc Simont

February 20, 2015

How many words that start with 'D' can you find?

taken from Animalia

written and illustrated by Graeme Base

February 18, 2015

Family Storytime

taken from The Three Bears

retold and illustrated by Paul Galdone

February 16, 2015

Happy Ducklings at Dawn

taken from All Night Near the Water

written and illustrated by Jim Arnosky

February 12, 2015

Stories by the Campfire

taken from Knots on a Counting Rope

written by Bill Martin, Jr. and John Archambault, illustrated by Ted Rand

February 10, 2015

Let's Go Home...

taken from Princess Pigsty

written by Cornelia Funke, illustrated by Kerstin Meyer

February 6, 2015

Berry Snatching!

taken from The Grey Lady and the Strawberry Snatcher

illustrated by Molly Bang

February 4, 2015

A Little House in the Country...

taken from The Little House

written and illustrated by Virginia Lee Burton

February 2, 2015

Start an Adventure

taken from Lost City The Discovery of Machu Picchu

written and illustrated by Ted Lewin

January 31, 2015

A Different Kind of City in the Forest

taken from Uno’s Garden

written and illustrated by Graeme Base

January 29, 2015

A Very Tall Castle in the Clouds

taken from Jack and the Beanstalk

retold and illustrated by John Howe

January 27, 2015

A Grasshopper's View

taken from The Hare and the Tortoise

retold and illustrated by Brian Wildsmith

January 25, 2015

A Little Walk in the Snow

taken from Our Tree Named Steve

written by Alan Zweibel, illustrated by David Catrow

January 23, 2015

Faster! Faster!

taken from Red Sled

written and illustrated by Lita Judge

December 17, 2014


taken from The Little Drummer Boy

words and music by Katherine Davis, Henry Onorati, and Harry Simeone; illustrated by Ezra Jack Keats

December 15, 2014