... knows that children thrive when they create, experiment and discover things they enjoy. This is a special visual story for mindful parents and inventive children to bond over open end and creative experiences by adding to the story via painting, drawing and writing ON the page thus encouraging kids to appreciate and include process art in their daily lives in order to search for and create new meaning, test their comfort zone and take risks.
This detail packed illustrated picture book presents the multi-layered tale of Ingo, a scarlet macaw who bored sitting on her eggs drifts off to sleep and dreams of flying into the lush tropical rain forest she calls home. Ingo's dream reveals a new world of possibilities full of surreal and unexpected encounters. With every turn of the page, charming collages filled with minute details amount to surprising compositions which show kids that the inspiration they need to add to Ingo's story and make this book their own is the willingness to tap into their creativity and let the imagination soar.