Nominations are open for the 2018 Amelia Bloomer Project

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Amelia Bloomer

March 1, 2017, is the opening date for nominations for the 2018 Amelia Bloomer Project.  Nominations by committee members will be posted on this WordPress site.

If you are interested in submitting a field nomination for our consideration, please see “Submit Field Nominations.”

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Nomination: Pocket Full of Colors: The Magical World of Mary Blair, Disney Artist Extraordinaire

Guglielmo, Amy and Jacqueline Tourville. Pocket Full of Colors: The Magical World of Mary Blair, Disney Artist Extraordinaire. Illus. by Brigette Barrager. 2017. Unpaged. Simon & Schuster/Atheneum Books for Young Readers, $17.99 (9781481461313). PreS-Gr. 3.

Artist and illustrator, Mary Blair did not let anyone compromise her vibrant visions of color despite the fact that many male colleagues considered her art too colorful and modern.