Monday, May 15, 2006

at the zoo!

at the zoo page 1
light & tumbly 2 & 3
xtown 3&4
monkeys 5
giraffew 6

this is my beginning of a story/promo booklet to send to kid's book publishers. the lyrics are of course simon & garfunkel. it will be printed about postcard size.

this has been a very fun and playful project for me. i hope it can go somewhere:)

18 comments:

Shari said...

i adore this. it deserves to be published. so creative and wonderful as are you. i teach preschool and know my kids would love the illustrations. best of luck with this project mati!!

Kate WC said...

Mati these are gorgeous! I see some days-of-the-week onesies coming out of these. (I still think about that.) I have to admit, I thought you wrote the words too, and they are also amazing. Especially love the monkeys and the pictures of the bus. Wow!

Ky said...

i am so in love with your monkeys! (great song, by the way)

shash said...

mati, i'm loving these!!i love the negatives in with the bldgs. i also love the alligator/crocodile with his party hat on! great!!!!!!

Camilla Engman said...

Wow :)
Love the crocodile.

Swirly said...

So wonderful!! I think you are on your way, girlie. :)

jessica said...

WONDERFUL! I would buy it. Great song too. My mom and I were just singing it together the other day.

risa said...

really fabulous mati! i want a copy now!

Jessica said...

Mati...I am so totally in love with this! Its so creative and wonderful

lilypadsf said...

I just wanted to say hello and tell you that I lovelovelove your art and your blog. You are officially bookmarked.

kelly said...

these are great...good luck girlie!

Moira said...

Amazing! So excellent. I can't wait to buy one for Vince and teach him about S&G, collage, the zoo...
xo

Kim Carney said...

Fantastic, I loe lov elove it

Tracy said...

really really beautiful.

Nessie Noodle said...

I am totally in love with this post- Very beautiful, and such a wonderful mish-mash of materials. I love that the bus is driving on a map the most though- brilliant.

aunt s. said...

I love it!! All of it....but especially the street scapes. I can't wait to create the MatiRose children's book display at my bookstore (the wee independent i work at)!!
-sarah

annax said...

Oh fabulous! I just love your style!

Kate said...

It's amazing. I hope it goes somewhere too!