Make Giraffe and Bird Stick Puppets

SUPPLIES: • tongue depressors and/or popsicle sticks, cut and glued into base shapes • green, yellow, white and brown craft acrylic paint (could substitute with markers) • paint brushes, water, palette • yellow and blue felt (Giraffe’s ears; bird’s beak and eye band) • gre

Happy Holidays from Giraffe and Bird!

Click the link below to download or print (the jpg is low-resolution). Giraffe and Bird —Holiday Colouring Sheet

Colouring & Activity Sheets

Click the links below each image to download or print. Giraffe Meets Bird — Colouring Sheet Giraffe Meets Bird — Activity (Continue the Story) Giraffe and Bird — Colouring Sheet Giraffe and Bird — Activity (Facial Expressions) Don’t Laugh at Giraffe — Colouring Sheet Don’t

Pom Pom Bird

Since getting my daughter a Klutz Pom Pom Puppies book kit for Christmas, I have become a little obsessed with making pompoms. My latest is a pompom version of Bird. Fuzzy green yarn turns out to be the perfect way to craft him in 3D as a fledgling chick, like he appears in Giraffe Me

Presentation at Georgian College

I recently had to the chance to talk to ECE (Early Childhood Education) students at Georgian College about pictures books and how I present them to children. They prepared for my visit by selling raffle tickets for gift baskets and signed copies of my books. They also printed posters