March 22, 2010

Bug House



I've always been fascinated by homes in holes. As a kid, I drew an elaborate underground compound, small rooms for all functions connected by tunnels and shafts. Not as cozy as this upper class little bug family's home, though.

The Golden Book of Little Verses
1953, illustrator Mary Blair
from Vintage Kids'Books My Kids Love

4 comments:

Ms. Moon said...

Just so darn cozy. I don't think we read this one. I wish we had.

downtown guy said...

Me, too. Look how excited Papa Bug is to tell them family about his day.

Steph(anie) said...

Bug maid!

downtown guy said...

French bug maid. Ooo la la!