On the anniversary of the birth of the United States, I decided that a spot created by the immensely talented illustrator Amy Wummer captures the mood of John Adams’ directives to future Americans regarding this day: “It ought to be celebrated by pomp and parade…”
This poor guy embodies the true, can-do spirit of America; he plows on even though he looks to be finished. Illustration is from the book titled Keesha’s Bright Idea, ©2008 Kane Press. Watercolors on bristol board.
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