I talked about using "Drawing with Children" by Mona Brookes as my art curriculum for our homeschool this year with my 3 children on my main blog Serendipity. I learn right along with them, and this is my bird. You can read the post about it here.
I call this little bird my "blue bird of happiness". When I was growing up I used to watch this movie every Christmas (which is why I chose these blue colours) :