• Javaka Steptoe has been influenced by his father and mother, both of whom were artists.
• He uses a lot of everyday objects that he finds to make collages.
• Javaka has been making art for as long as he can remember!
Visit Javaka Steptoe's Web site at: www.javaka.com
Other books written by Javaka Steptoe:
• Steptoe, Javaka. In Daddy's Arms I Am Tall: African Americans Celebrating Fathers. New York: Lee and Low Books, 2001.