Ready Set Draw! with Dan Yaccarino ONE, TWO, GRANDMA LOVES YOU
Give the gift of creativity to someone you love! Join Dan Yaccarino, illustrator of ONE, TWO, GRANDMA LOVES YOU, for Ready Set Draw! On this episode, Dan shows us how to make a present for someone special in your life! It’s easy — all you need is paper, markers, a glue stick, and scissors!
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About the Book!
From acclaimed creators Shelly Becker and Dan Yaccarino comes this joyful picture book about a girl and her grandmother as they plan the perfect visit together
One, two, Grandma loves you.
Three, four, visit more.
Five, six, precious pics.
Seven, eight, mark the date.
A young girl and her grandmother count up to their next visit and then do all of their favorite things together in this joyful rhyming picture book.
About Dan Yaccarino
Children the world over know Dan Yaccarino’s children’s books and award-winning animated series. In addition to his own stories, Dan’s bold, stylized illustrations add wit and energy to the work of such distinguished authors as Margaret Wise Brown, Jack Prelutsky, and Kevin Henkes.
He’s also the creator and producer of several animated series based on his books, Doug Unplugs (AppleTV), Oswald (Nickelodeon), Willa’s Wild Life (NBC and Qubo), as well as the character designer behind The Backyardigans (Nickelodeon). Animation Magazine hails him as “an American original.”
Dan’s internationally recognized art style has earned him a large following in Japan, exhibits in New York, Los Angeles, Tokyo, and Bologna, and a visit to the White House. He is also a contributing children’s book reviewer for the New York Times.
Dan’s books have been translated into many languages and in addition to animated series, his work has inspired toys, ebooks, children’s musicals, and video adaptations.
His work has been recognized with a host of prestigious awards including the Bologna Ragazzi, The New York Times 10 Best Illustrated, ALA Notable, and the Parents Choice Award. Over 2.5 million of his books have been sold to date.