IT’S TRUE. THEY ARE.
As part of the relaunch of Phaidon’s children’s book department, we illustrated this potentially-contentiously-titled box set of books. We sculpted and cast 24 critters to resemble the cheap toys of our childhood: seams showing; some airbrushing; flocked.
This series of three fold-out food chains——Terrestrial, Avian, Aquatic——will delight junior omnivores and vegans alike. Ages 2-4.
HIGH—FIVES: The Guardian / It’s Nice That / Cool Hunting / Foyles / Publisher’s Weekly
“Playful, tactile and sure to appeal to the morbid fascination children have for who eats who.”
“Destined to be a classic——look out, The Very Hungry Caterpillar!”
——Larissa Dubecki: 10 Top books for Young Cooks, Sydney Morning Herald
“Evocative of vintage school project dioramas and museum displays, it wouldn’t look terribly out of place a Wes Anderson film.”
——It’s Nice That