Here’s a handy list of unique Christmas gifts from my kids’ books to printed homewares – all illustrated by me, sure to spread joy & cheer…you’ll find the links below for handy shopping. And Society6 says: Every purchase pays an artist! Plus: favourite Giftables are up to 50% off today, and there’s lots more to find from Apple watch wrist bands to art prints, canvasses, apparel and more, so…hurry!
I worked on some material including handlettering, a comic and some illustrations for the Rail Wellbeing Alliance, which was all about mental health and how to keep rail workers safe. The comic illustrates what has changed in the history of Rail Wellbeing, and health and safety at work. My illustrations helped the campaign to spread awareness of the importance of physical and mental wellbeing at the workplace.
I’m excited about this one as it lets young kids discover exciting new places around the world..or maybe there’s one close to where you live? Can’t wait for this to publish…
With ABC The World & Me, take a journey to 26 amazing places all over the globe—from A to Z!
There are so many wondrous places to see and wonderful people to meet. From the long, winding Amazon River, to a bustling city like Baku, to the ancient pyramids of Chichen Itza, to thousands of other locations, people can live in and visit the most amazing places, from A to Z!
ABC The World & Me presents a whole alphabet of places! This book shows that there are so many things to appreciate about our world, including natural wonders like the Grand Canyon and Victoria Falls on the Zambezi River, as well as human-constructed marvels like the Eiffel Tower and the Taj Mahal.
Pairing a place with each letter of the alphabet, ABC The World & Me features colorful illustrations, as well as text that gets kids thinking not only about where they are in the world but also their connection to all the other people in it. A fun read for the whole family, this book is perfect for teaching toddlers their ABCs while inspiring a curiosity about the world we live in.
I got to illustrate this awesome book about young eco-activists with ingenious ideas how to save the planet/us from our plastic waste! It’s written by award-winning author Susan Hood, and has received brilliant reviews already…
“Thoughtful and thought-provoking, this book will plant the seeds of environmental activism in young readers.” —Kirkus (starred review)
In this factually augmented poetry collection, Hood illuminates the reasons, repercussions, and remedies for humans’ considerable use of plastic….Engel’s vivid, inclusive digital illustrations bolster this appealingly accessible picture book. — Publishers Weekly
A breezy way of introducing ecology concepts and starting important conversations. — Booklist
“I encourage everyone to read this book.” —Dr. Jane Goodall
There’s no doubt about it—plastic is in almost everything. From our phones and computers to our toys and utensils, plastic is everywhere. But the amount of plastic we throw away is hurting the health of our planet.
With The Last Straw: Kids vs. Plastics, readers will be fascinated as they learn about the growing plastic problem and meet just a few of the young activists who are standing up and speaking out for change.
Today I’m sharing my book What’s On Your Plate? published by Sterling, written by Whitney Stewart. It’s an amazing around the world food/recipe/map book, showing fourteen different countries and their typical dishes, produce and easy to follow recipes. The sequel to this is coming out next March.
It’s non-fiction November and I will be showcasing some of my books! First one up is the Totally Amazing Atlas of the World, by Carlton Kids. I illustrated many maps and lots and lots of tiny facts and border art for all continents, and it’s got fold out maps, too!
This book – ABC Baby Signs – is the next one up in my mind/body/spirit series with Quarto Kids! It’s out now, and features one baby sign for each letter of the alphabet, and some extra family pages at the end!