ABOUT THIS BOOK
PUBLICATION DATE: September 3, 2020
British Museum Press Out and Decorate: Fantastic Creatures
Illustrated by Kate McLelland
Make your own 3D decorations with this brilliant board book of press-out fantastic creatures from the British Museum!From dragons to griffins and harpies to phoenixes, this book features 25 unique, intricately foiled designs that can be slotted together and to create 3D ornaments, hung up or threaded together to make an amazing garland. Each page is covered in silver foil, with foiled pieces which can be pressed out and coloured in to make a fun collection of personalised creatures.This book was developed in consultation with experts at the British Museum and all creatures illustrated were inspired by objects in the British Museum’s collection.Other titles in this fantastic series include:Birds, Easter Eggs, Butterflies, Unicorns, Christmas Decorations, Halloween, Flamingos, Llamas and Other Cool Things, Narwhals and Mermaids, Ancient Egypt and Dinosaurs.
For as long as she can remember, Kate McLelland has loved drawing and painting. Outdoor holidays with her family inspired hours of doodling animals and nature. She is the illustrator for Press Out and Colour: Christmas and Easter, and has a number of books being published, including Blackbird, Blackbird, What Do You Do? (Hodder Children’s Books) and What’s Below? (Egmont). Kate lives in West Lothian with her husband and two children.