With a strong focus on local and unique illustrations and activities, Doodle Chicago allows young artists to create, imagine, and sketch their way through the Windy City. Each doodle has a definitive Chicagoland style, from drawing the Willis Tower or an El train to creating sketches in the style of architect Frank Gehry. Also included are cool extra doodles, available for free online by using the information contained on the pages inside the book. Perfect for young tourists to the city, this book helps them remember their visit while sparking their imagination and creativity.
About the Author
Jerome Pohlen has written for the Chicago Reader, Reader's Digest, and Time Out Chicago and is the author of Albert Einstein and Relativity for Kids, Doodle Chicago, Oddball Illinois, and more than 20 travel, science, and children's books. He lives in Chicago.
Violet Lemay is an award-winning author and illustrator whose children’s books include 100 Pablo Picassos, My Foodie ABC, Artists and Their Pets, and the Local Baby series, which includes New York Baby and Beach Babies. Violet worked as a professor of illustration at the Savannah College of Art and Design (SCAD) in Georgia. Violet’s illustrations have been published by Penguin, Holt, HarperCollins, McGraw-Hill, Scholastic, and Highlights magazine. Violet currently lives in Auckland, New Zealand.
What People are Saying About This
"Great for tiny tourists and locals alike." —Time Out Chicago (September 2012)