Slobodkin art and Slobodkin Fan Art

I just learned that Louis Slobodkin was a sculptor. This information had bypassed me somehow. (He also wrote a LOT more books that I realized.)

Here’s one of his sculptures, from

I was a huge  “Spaceship Under the Apple Tree” fan as a kid and the earliest book drawing I can think recall making was of this picture of the spaceship. It was some sort of “linoleum” print using styrofoam meat trays in the 2nd grade.


One Response

  1. I LOVE Slobodkin, especially his Eleanor Estes illustrations.

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