Claudia Waite

Mon, 20 Mar 2017 21:49:40 +0000

May Gibbs brought a unique Australian flavour to her paintings and drawings by including native flora and fauna. Some in the guise of fairies

    A bellflower Lucie Lundberg, another illustrator for children who worked in the first half of the twentieth century

    The Gumnut Babies as drawn by May Gibbs, author and illustrator

    Little Boy Whispers Secret To His Scottie Dog Card s Scottish Terrier Scotty The Secret

    May Gibbs - Fly leaf from Wattle Babies 1918.Cecilia May Gibbs MBE (17 January 1877 – 27 November 1969) was an Australian children's author, illustrator, and cartoonist. She is best known for her gumnut babies (also known as "bush babies" or "bush fairies"), and the book Snugglepot and Cuddlepie.

    And so you see, wee bairn, that is the story of the 'Magic Tree'. Aye, and it's the truth told to me by my auld, darlin' Scottish granny..........

    It's Time for Tea

    Joy Campbell painting a day

    Gumnut Babies Meeting a Koala

    pixel_flower1 by artpaw [rebecca collins], via Flickr

    girlinthejitterbugdress.com loves this Pink bow and Scotty dog vintage pin up art Jules Erbit Scottish terrier

    SCOTTISH TERRIER PUPPIES SCOTTIE DOG VINTAGE Art Print 1938 WEARING PLAID COATS