Tuesday, December 30, 2008

Sparrow and His Four Children

One of the few watercolor illustration I did for my fairytale class oral presentation.
My partner(Angela) and I picked one of the Grimm's fairytales--Sparrow and His Four Children
It begins with:
A sparrow had four young ones in a swallow's nest. When theywere fledged, some naughty boys pulled out the nest, butfortunately all the birds got safely away in the high wind. Thenthe old bird was grieved that as his sons had all gone out intothe world, he had not first warned them of every kind of danger,and given them good instruction how to deal with each....

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