And hand in hand, on the edge of the sand,
They danced by the light of the moon,
The moon, the moon,
They danced by the light of the moon.
~ from The Owl and the Pussycat by Edward Lear
Art by writer/illustrator Jackie Morris today. Jackie's work caught my eye in The Barefoot Book of Classic Poems. It's a gorgeous book. Thank you, Jackie, for giving me permission to share these!
Owl and the Pussycat
Jack Be Nimble
Little Beau Peep and the Big Black Sheep
She Fed Him Rosehips
Cover for Fool's Fate by Robin Hobb
Song for an Angel Cat
Half a pound of tuppenny rice
Seated Angel Hound with gold leaf wing and embellished cushion.
The Music Makers
Reading by Bearlight (from East of the Sun)
Jackie has prints for sale. If I could afford one, I would get Sleeping Child.