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Eric Carle is a children's author and illustrator. You might have read some of his books - 'The Very Hungry Caterpillar', 'The Bad Tempered Ladybird', 'The Very Quiet Cricket' and many many more!

Eric Carle reads The Very Hungry Caterpillar

See Eric Carle, the author of The Very Hungry Caterpillar, reading this classic Puffin picture book out loud. An exclusive glimpse of this incredible book an...

Art Appreciation:

Do you like his style? Which piece is your favourite? How do you think he makes his art?

How To:

This art project might take a couple of days! 


Start by choosing your animal. Draw it (try and use most of an A4 page!) using simple shapes - not too detailed!


Now think of what colours you will need. Paint your tissues those colours.


When they are completely dry you can cut out the shapes you need to create your very own Eric Carle style animal!

Why not make a whole zoo!