Lois Ehlert was born on November 11, 1934 in Beaver Dam, Wisconsin. She grew up painting and sculpting. Her parents allowed her to keep on going projects spread out on a folding table in their home. Her favorite technique is cutting and pasting. Both parents were very creative, mom a seamstress and dad worked with wood. Lois won a Caldecott Honor in 1989 for Color Zoo.
Planting a Rainbow Fish Eyes Nuts To You
Red Leaf, Yellow Leaf Color Zoo
Feathers for Lunch