Dog in a Rough Sea - Encouragement Greeting Card

$6.00 USD
SKU: 13208B

If you don't require a protective sleeve suitable for long keeping, we are happy to ship without — simply select the option below.



Smooth sailing is undoubtedly ahead! This image is from Sailor Dog (1953), an enchanting Little Golden Book created by the beloved author Margaret Wise Brown and illustrated by Garth Williams This delightful story introduces readers to Scuppers, a daring and adventurous little dog who decides to become a sailor. Its blank interior lends itself well to a variety of adventurous occasions! See this image on a magnet AND on postcards in a set!

Little Golden Books are renowned for their heartwarming illustrations and endearing messages. In collaboration with Random House Children’s Books, the publisher of Little Golden Books and Diane Muldrow’s Everything I Need to Know I Learned from a Little Golden Book, our cards are designed to convey warm wishes to both children and the young at heart. Whether it's for a birthday, anniversary, or simply to say "I'm thinking of you," these cards pay homage to the Little Golden Books tradition by featuring their iconic gold band on the back. Each card is accompanied by a golden envelope, adding an additional golden touch to your heartfelt messages!

Garth Williams (1912–1996) was born into an artistic family, his father was a cartoonist, and his mother a landscape painter. Though he was of British descent, Williams spent the majority of his life in the United States. He gained recognition for his meticulous illustrations, bringing beloved stories to life in various mediums. He's renowned for his collaborations with Margaret Wise Brown on several Little Golden Books, featuring sweet baby animals and humans, which further enriched his contribution to the world of children's literature. His precise and whimsical illustrations for classic children's books, such as Charlotte's Web and Stuart Little by E.B. White, cemented his iconic status. Williams's work captures the charm of the characters in these stories, showcasing his profound influence on illustration in the world of children's literature.

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Product Specs

A6 (4.5" X 6.25") with Gold Envelope