This exhibition features Willems’ original black-and-white line drawings from all 25 Elephant and Piggie books supplemented with digitally-colored final renderings. Early sketches, dummy books, and size charts reveal Willems’ methodical working process.

Mo Willems is one of the most celebrated children’s book authors and artists working today.

Elephant & Piggie in WE ARE ART! (A Mo Willems Exhibition) is organized by The Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art, Amherst, Massachusetts.

Image: Mo Willems, Illustration for There Is a Bird on Your Head! (An ELEPHANT & PIGGIE book). Collection of Mo and Cher Willems. © 2007 Mo Willems. ELEPHANT & PIGGIE is a trademark of The Mo Willems Studio, Inc.
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