Image of the Day: Back to the drawing board
(CBC Still Photo Collection)
Ernie Coombs does a drawing while filming an episode of Mr. Dressup
. Mr. Dressup
was produced by CBC Television from 1967-1996. The show aired every weekday morning and featured Coombs as Mr. Dressup, who guided children through a series of songs, stories, crafts and imagination games with the help of his friends Casey and Finnegan.
Mr. Dressup would frequently draw pictures on his drawing board to tell stories or to play a game with one of his visiting friends.
Listen to Coombs' reflections on his career as Mr. Dressup:
Posted on Jul 4, 2011 6:00:00 AM