Shocked Bear - Birthday Greeting Card
INSIDE GREETING: Wishing you a Happy Birthday!
Bear-fairy magic from the pen of Garth Williams! This illustration hails from a page of The Giant Golden Book of Elves and Fairies (1951) by Jane Werner. This enchanting volume conjures a world of magic and wonder, with beautifully illustrated tales of elves, fairies, and whimsical creatures that have enchanted generations of readers. See our entire Birthday Card Collection!
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.
This product was custom designed and created at our location in Seattle.
A6 (4.5" X 6.25") with Gold Envelope