“Baby Bear Sees Blue” Explores a World of Colors
Who can forget Louis Armstrong’s powerful ballad, “What a Wonderful World”? The song reminds us all to take a look at our surroundings and really appreciate the true beauty and splendor that is everywhere we turn. He sang about the colors of the rainbows, trees of green, skies of blue and clouds of white in a way that vividly creates images in our minds of the colors of our beautiful world. & Schuster, this clever concept book combines engaging and intricate watercolor-tinted, linocut illustrations with a story that enthusiastically encourages children to identify a multitude of vibrant colors.
Young readers will delight in joining Baby Bear as he explores and learns about the colorful wonders of his leafy forest home. Baby Bear is an inquisitive cub who can’t wait to learn everything about his world. With Mama Bear he explores from the moment he wakes up until he finally curls up to go to sleep. This spirited book can help young children learn their colors as they follow Baby Bear and Mama through their busy day discovering all the brilliant colors they see, including green leaves, blue birds, brown trout, orange butterflies and best of all, a patch of luscious red strawberries.
Ashley knew from a young age that she wanted to be an artist and freely shares the “practice, perseverance and passion” it took to develop her talent as an illustrator. Ashley illustrates in a variety of styles and mediums. She and her husband live in San Francisco with their beloved border collie, Lucy.
For more information, visit the author’s website at www.ashleywolff.com