Kids

Introduce Your Children to the Animal Kingdom with the help of Katrin Wiehle

Katrin Wiehle's illustrations are very much informed by her upbringing. Born in a tiny village in the North of Germany in an old farmhouse, Wiehle says she was surrounded by sheep,...

Colette Bream’s Toys Are Both Personal and Nostalgic

There's something very personal and meaningful about a gift that wasn't mass-produced but rather carefully handmade, and therefore - one of a kind. But let's face it, not all of us can make something...

These Illustrations Will Inspire You to Work from Home

Kim Salt's illustrations tend to center around home life, presenting snippets of everyday life in vivid colors and celebrating the inner magic of the mundane. These are exactly the kind of homescapes...

Laura Hughes’ Illustrations Cater to a Younger Audience

Judging by her playful portfolio, award-winning illustrator, Laura Hughes, is in direct dialogue with her inner child. Having studied at Kingston University, her illustrations lean on traditional as well as digital tools,...

James Davies Draws Animals, Humans, and the Likes

Illustrator James Davies likes his work to be unpolished. A bit rough, a lot cute, his illustrations center around animals, humans, and the likes. “I draw monsters for a living,” he jokes...

This Illustrator Reminds Us What It’s Like Being a Child

Dad, author, and illustrator Christopher Silas Neal manages to capture the essence of childhood. Using a mixture of pencils, pens, brushes, gouache, acrylic, as well as a bit of photoshop, his picture...

Aya Kaked is THE Master of Cute

When it comes to the art of the cute, illustrator and ceramic artist Aya Kaked is the ultimate master. Her artwork oftentimes displays playfully naive characters in surreal landscapes. Those are printed...

Brazilian Grandpa Makes Dolls With Vitiligo

João Stanganelli Junior is a 64-year-old grandfather with vitiligo, a skin condition in which patches of the skin lose their pigment, becoming white with sharp margins. To keep himself busy, the semi-retired...

Lisa Stickley’s Art Is Childish, But In a Good Way

Lisa Stickley's illustration are a sort of upgraded version of kids' illustrations. Naive, if a bit wonky, her artwork has a playful twist to it. A sure recipe for smiles. “At the...

Little Free Libraries Are Popping Up Everywhere, Turning Kids Into Readers!

Promoting a sense of community, making your neighborhood look pretty, and helping kids discover the joys of reading: Little Free Library shows that a grassroots movement and a dream can really make...