The folks from First Second Books recently asked me and a few other cartoonists featured in Nursery Rhyme Comics (see earlier post) if we would take on the task of illustrating some not-so-nursery rhymes. It seemed like a fun assignment! Editor, Chris Duffy, pointed me to this pleasant piece of poetry:
Round about, round about,So that's what I illustrated—right? You can view this and the other cartoons by Aaron Renier and Vanessa Davis over at TOR.com. Not to mention the fun rhymes that go along with them.
My father loves good ale,
And so do I.
...and a few variations (I always prefered the first one, though).