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Unique collection of classic verse, compiled and illustrated with photographs of hand embroidered 3-dimensional fabric relief artwork by Salley Mavor. Inside flap reads, "Each rhyme has been lovingly stitched with rich fabric and colorful threads and exquisitely ornamented with everyday objects such as acorns, buttons, beads, driftwood, stones, and shells."

2011 Boston Globe-Horn Book Award for picture book
2011 Golden Kite Award for Illustration

"This is not so much a book to read as an enchanting world to visit...over and over again." --children's book author, Connie Norhielm Wooldridge

"This collection of nursery rhymes is a must have for any craft minded parents." --Challenging the Bookworm Blog

Book autographed by Salley Mavor. Personal inscription available upon request. Published by HoughtonMifflin, 2010, 72 pages, hardcover, 10" x 10".

SPECIAL BONUS: A complimentary copy of Salley's 2001 picture book "In the Heart" will be added to your order for free! The book is also available separately:
https://www.etsy.com/listing/98581364/autographed-picture-book-in-the-heart

Original embroidered illustrations from Salley Mavor's picture book, "Pocketful of Posies", are touring the USA through 2016. Upcoming locations:

March, 2015 in the meeting room gallery at the Lexington Public (Cary Memorial) Library, Lexington, Massachusetts. MA. Artist talk Wed., March 3rd, 2015 @ 7:00 pm.

April 2 – April 29, 2015 at the Newton Free Library, Newton, Massachusetts. Artist Talk, April 21 @ 7:00 pm.

To see the exhibit's full schedule visit www.weefolkstudio.com.

Pocketful of Posies: A Treasury of Nursery Rhymes - Autographed picture book

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