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inland-delta: “May Gibbs, Illustration for Gum-Nut Babies, 1916 ” Art And Illustration, Book Illustrations, Fleurs Art Nouveau, Dibujos Cute, Flower Fairies, Woodland Creatures, Fairy Art, Australian Artists, Faeries

Gumnut Babies turn 100, May Gibbs' artwork celebrated in Sydney

One hundred years after she breathed life into the iconic Gumnut Babies, the work of one of Australia's best-loved authors May Gibbs is celebrated at the State Library of NSW in Sydney.

Book Illustrations - May Gibbs Australian Tattoo, Australian Art, Children's Book Illustration, Botanical Illustration, Book Illustrations, Native Tattoos, Australian Wildflowers, Baby Tattoos, Hippie Art

Book Illustrations - May Gibbs

“It’s hard to tell, hard to say, I don’t know if the bush babies found me or I found the little creatures.” Working first as an illustrator of other author’s books, May found success in 1916 when the first of her own books was published. On 5th December 1916 Gum-nut Babies was published in a booklet format followed... Read more »

A delightful collection of some of May Gibbs's most charming 'bush babies' stories presented altogether on a single poster. Tree Branch Tattoo, Nostalgic Images, Kunst Poster, Baby Fairy, Baby Tattoos, All Nature, Hippie Art, Indigenous Art, Flower Fairies

Gumnut Babies Art Poster - May Gibbs

A delightful collection of some of May Gibbs's most charming 'bush babies' stories presented altogether on a single poster.

Tales of Snugglepot & Cuddlepie: their adventures wonderful Pictures & words by May Gibbs Sydney : Angus & Robertson 1918 . Australian Authors, Baby Tattoos, Wonderful Picture, Fairy Art, Children's Book Illustration, Nursery Rhymes, Childhood Memories, Childrens Books, Illustrators

Snugglepot and Cuddlepie : their Adventures Wonderful / Pictures and words by May Gibbs.

Snugglepot and Cuddlepie : their Adventures Wonderful / Pictures and words by May Gibbs. - A collection item from the State Library of New South Wales

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Book Illustrations - May Gibbs

“It’s hard to tell, hard to say, I don’t know if the bush babies found me or I found the little creatures.” Working first as an illustrator of other author’s books, May found success in 1916 when the first of her own books was published. On 5th December 1916 Gum-nut Babies was published in a booklet format followed... Read more »

Aussie book favorite: Anything cuter than the gumnut babies, Snugglepot & Cuddlepie? Kewpie, Bebe Nature, Baby Tattoos, Arte Floral, Children's Book Illustration, Faeries, Vintage Images, Snuggles, Fantasy Art

Aussie Fairies: Snugglepot and Cuddlepie

I want to share a little bit of my childhood here. Growing up in Australia, I was introduced to very different kinds of fairies. These fairies were not pink or princessy. They weren't from your typical fairy tale. But oh my goodness, they were cute!! My big sister recently sent me some of my books from when I was 6 yrs old and I've fallen in love with them all over again. I'm sure this is where my love of fairies began. May Gibbs was an Australian author and illustrator who dreamed up little…

Book Illustrations - May Gibbs Book Illustrations, Illustration Art, Bebe Nature, Flower Graphic Design, Nature Tattoo Sleeve, Native Tattoos, Spring Coloring Pages, Baby Tattoos, Australian Art

Book Illustrations - May Gibbs

“It’s hard to tell, hard to say, I don’t know if the bush babies found me or I found the little creatures.” Working first as an illustrator of other author’s books, May found success in 1916 when the first of her own books was published. On 5th December 1916 Gum-nut Babies was published in a booklet format followed... Read more »

inspirations for an Australian themed belly painting - Snuggle Pot and Cuddle Pie Fairy Land, Fairy Tales, Belly Painting, Baby Tattoos, Australia Day, Vintage Children's Books, Vintage Art, Australian Artists, Australian Animals

Snugglepot and Cuddlepie

Illustration taken from "Snugglepot and Cuddlepie meet Mr Lizard". Illustrated by Noela Young. Original characters created by May Gibbs. Published by Angus & Robertson, 1970. Shortly before she died in 1969, May Gibbs gave approval for her work to be adapted for the Young Australia Series. It was her wish that her original characters should be faithfully reproduced, as they have been by Noela Young in her sensitive illustrations.