Children's illustration is a versatile medium; it can sit comfortably within a story book or on its own as a graphic design piece. Certainly, a picture is worth a thousand words, especially to young minds just learning proper names and objects. And, slowly but surely adding to an elementary vocabulary. A good book assists in this learning process; the best books encourage the imagination. 

Great artists inspire, and children's illustrators are no exception. Our mission is to support and encourage design at any age (#designatanyage) by offering unique, educational, and beautiful gifts to nurture the creative spirit. To that end, here are a few of our favorite artists, offering a creative portfolio sure to inspire the next generation. 

 

HENRI ROUSSEAU

A French post-impressionist painter. His work heavily influenced several generations of avant garde artists in the coming century. 

 

ALAIN GREE

A French author and illustrator, producing an impressive 300 books along with a series of children's board games.

 

JON KLASSEN

A Caldecott Medal winner and Canadian writer and illustrator. 

 

CHARLEY HARPER

An American Modernist artist, best known for his stylized renditions of wildlife illustrations. 

 

Shop our collection of books and games for your own unique treat.