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The Magic of Imagination, Ed Emberley

When I was a boy in elementary school I read many great books:

  • Nate the Great by Marjorie Sharmat

  • The Soup Series (esp. Soup and Me) by Robert Newton Peck

  • The Ed Emberley Drawing Books

I may explore those first two points later, but recently I came across an article at BoingBoing where an enterprising creator was making clocks with featuring the characters of Ed Emberley.

Ed’s books are great. They teach young people without a lot of fine motor skill to draw cute yet real characters and to populate an entire world. My favorite was his Draw A World.

Ed’s joy spreading endavor continues in modern media at his website.