Collect Raindrops (Reissue): The Seasons Gathered (Hardcover)

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Gather, Navigate, Welcome, Fortify, Surrender, Save, Listen, Make Mistakes. These are some of the messages renowned artist Nikki McClure affirms in this gorgeous monograph of her paper cuts. Organized by season, these delicate pieces exude an optimism that revolves around community, sustenance, parenting, and appreciating both urban and rural landscapes. McClure’s work reminds us of the important things: the change of seasons, slowing down the world for a moment so we can actually taste it, looking up at the stars to dream.

This reissue of the 2007 art book includes 64 pages of new, breathtaking art. At a smaller trim size than the original, this volume makes the perfect gift.

About the Author

Nikki McClure is a self-taught cut-paper artist known for her calendar and gift line. She is the author and illustrator of Mama, Is It Summer Yet?; To Market, To Market; Apple; How to Be a Cat; and the illustrator of All in a Day, written by Cynthia Rylant, and May the Stars Drip Down, written by Jeremy Chatelain. Visit her at McClure lives in Olympia, Washington.

Praise For…

Collect Raindrops: The Seasons Gathered is absolutely beautiful in its entirety.”
— Brain Pickings
Product Details
ISBN: 9781419711671
ISBN-10: 1419711679
Publisher: Abrams
Publication Date: March 18th, 2014
Pages: 176
Language: English