Posted by: Kathy Temean | September 4, 2017

Happy Labor Day & Book Winners

Sherri Kasek Ashburner has won CHICKEN WANTS A NAP by Tracy Marchini
Nancy Furstinger has won PUG & PIG TRICK OR TREAT by Sue Lowell Gallion
Kim Pfennigwerth has won SIENNA THE COWGIRL FAIRY by Alayne Kay Christian

Please send me your addresses.

Labor Day became an official federal holiday in 1894.
Here are some ideas of things to do today:

Get out the bikes and pedal.

Elisa Chavarri was featured on Illustrator Saturday

Play some music and dance.

Rachel Dougherty was featured on Illustrator Saturday.

Blow some bubbles.

Christine Kornacki was featured on Illustrator Saturday.

Put the top down and go for a drive.

David Salzay was featured on Illustrator Saturday.

Get in another day at the beach.

Andy Leimontas being featured on September 23rd.

Let someone serenade you as you mosey down a river.

Kim Gatto was featured on Illustrator Saturday.

Relax and have a drink.

Kelsey Garrity-Riley was featured on Illustrator Saturday.

Watch birds build a nest.

Gile Laroche was featured on Illustrator Saturday.

Fly a kite!

Mike Ciccotello was featured on Illustrator Saturday.

Frolic in the country.

Tina MacNaughton was featured on Illustrator Saturday

Have a party.

Nicole Wong was featured on Illustrator Saturday.

Go for a hike and bird watch, but don’t forget to check your back.

Colleen Rowen-Kosinski was featured on Illustrator Saturday.

Go to an amusement park.

Chantelle and Burgen Thorne were featured on Illustrator Saturday

Go Shopping.

Xindi Yan was featured on Illustrator Saturday.

How about a tea party?

Hanna McAfferty was featured on Illustrator Saturday.

Lay amongst the flowers.

Louise-Marie Fitzpatrick was featured on Illustrator Saturday

Chase Frogs – Laura Bifano from In The Red Canoe.

One last dune buggy ride?

Teresa Wiles was featured on Illustrator Saturday

Hot air balloon ride anyone?

Pat Archilles was featured on Illustrator Saturday.

Top off your day with a little ice cream.

Rashin Kheiriyeh was featured on Illustrator Saturday.

Enjoy your day with whatever you do!

Talk tomorrow,

Kathy

 


Responses

  1. What whimsical, charming illustrations! Thank you.

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  2. Perfect Labor Day inspiration and illustrations! Congratulations to all the winners!

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  3. Such engaging illustrations make me feel like a kid again…thanks for the great suggestions. Think I’ll have some ice cream and sit outside and watch the birds and rabbits.

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  4. Yay – Thank you Kathy and Alayne Kay Christian for the giveaway! These illustrations bring back bike rides and jumping in piles of leaves. Congratulations to the other winners!

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  5. Yay to the Book Winners! And OH, these illustrations you picked! Thanks for taking the time to remind us of the many talented people there are in KidLit and I SO appreciate the time you take to highlight them 😀 oxox I hope everyone’s having a safe and enjoyable weekend!

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  6. Congratulations, winners! And thank you for sharing all these beautiful images – so fun!

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