Rosemary Woods / Commission
Commissioner: Collins
Date of publication / release: 05.01.2016

Illustrations for Big Cat Collins Collection of Caribbean Folktales written by John Agard and Grace Nichols.  Legends, myths and fairytales told in an imaginative way for young readers.  This is my second book for the wonderful Grace Nichols, the first being a poetry book "Everybody Got a Gift".  Some of the tales are quite errie and the spooky illustrations enhance these evocative tales.  "Meet Mama Water" is a Caribbean version of the "Little Mermaid" but with a twist.

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Rosemary Woods / Commission
Commissioner: Kids Can Press
Date of publication / release: 30.11.1999

One Well has just been designated as a "Common Core" core curriculum selection for the New York Board of Education and other boards across the United States.  It has already received several awards.


Aimed at 8- 12 year olds, it is beautifully written by Rochelle Strauss who tells the story of Water with loads of interesting facts. She uses the metaphor of One Well to explain water in a narative form.  It is heavily illustrated and was a huge project that was a lot of fun to do.


Here is an animated trailer for the book:


http://youtu.be/aA45mqUbfUg

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Rosemary Woods / Self-promotion

Check out my new  fairytales images.


Have just joined the wonderful Lemonade agency - have a look at my page there:


http://www.lemonadeillustration.com/work/?page=1&artist=212&name=Rosie_Woods&cat=7&id=124 

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Rosemary Woods / Commission
Commissioner: Hayhouse.com
Date of publication / release: 12.12.2010

Picture book for 4-8 yr olds explaining the 7 rules of Karma for example 'Reaching your Dreams' and how to have a happy life.


Title of Book: "The Way To A Happy Life"  published  Dec 2010


 

Attached images:
Man, boy and donkey close up
ballet class
Balloons Glass Ceiling
Circus
Girl Reading a Story
Coco & Pearl Fly the Galaxy
Hat Shop
Turning Point
Baby Arrives
Little Mermaid
Mama Water Mermaid Combs Hair
Yoga for Seagulls