I read the Noisy Book and the others in the series and they were delightful read alouds for little boys.
Baby Bear Counts One is MY Noisy Book.
The books opens with:
Deep down in the den
Baby Bear perks his furry ears.
“Mama, who woke me? he asks
“That is the woodpecker,” says Mama
“hunting beetles before winter comes.”
I have always loved the sound of a woodpecker, hammering away somewhere deep in the forest. Last fall I saw these freshly pecked holes not far from my Mom’s house. What a racket these must have been in the making!
Not to mention–a great deal of labor for the woodpecker.
and got quite a bit bigger, or rather, closer to the viewer…The linoleum block is in progress here. I printed it with black ink and painted it with watercolors.And the finished print looked like this.
- Full Circle with Baby Bear Counts One: Part 1 (ashleywolff.wordpress.com)