A few more Lithuanian gems before we move on to other artists, other lands
says "when I’m creating illustrations, I look at the world and try to imagine it as if still being a child.
And I always hope that the reader will discover and recognize a part of himself in the works I create".
For sure, as a child I would have adored these, and I still love them...
The Seagull and the Cat Who Showed It How to Fly by Luis Sepulveda.
Kęstutis Kasparavičius, two illustrations from The White Elephant
cover of There is a Little Old Man in this Hut
Kęstutis Kasparavičius is one of Lithuania's most famous illustrators, with over 50 children's books
published in 22 languages, and has been the recipient of numerous awards.
Two of his titles have recently come out in Italy thanks to the small publisher