West Mifflin Early Childhood Education Center

I had the pleasure of reading to a group of awesome three year olds this morning! We read the latest book that I illustrated: When I AM Quiet by Joanne Fairchild Miller. Then afterward we colored a picture of a tree house like the one that the boy has in the book! Mrs. Campbell’s children are very good artists and …

My search

I have been searching for a small bag to easily sling over my shoulder and take with me while hiking or biking. Something to carry a small sketchbook with some accessories. Sometimes I like to stop and take a photo or make a pen & ink sketch, or write a few lines….or even do a quick watercolor! I don’t want …

It’s been a few weeks:

Our grandson was born March 25th! I went to stay with my son and his wife to help them out in the first week or so of the little one’s life. I’m not sure how helpful I really was….but, it was wonderful to spend some time with them! He is the most beautiful baby I have ever seen! His name …

When I Am Quiet…

by Joanne Fairchild Miller and illustrated by ‘Me’… now on sale at www.48Days.com and on my website www.RoseGauss.com and on Amazon.com I’ll post a few more of the activity pages. I’ll post the answers tomorrow. ~Rose

The making of a Bookmark

Alright… I am a little new to this show-&-tell stuff: blogging the process of how I do my artwork, so if I appear to be a little awkward please forgive me.  I know with a little practice I’ll get better. To start: I keep daily sketchbooks, I am always writing and drawing in them, I completely fill at least two …