Shel went to university of Illinois the. Shel got expelled from the university because maladjustment. Then he went to Chicago Academy fine arts and he didn’t fit in well.
Shel joined the US army to serve impn the Koren War. This is when he started to draw cartoons,since he did the layouts, and paste-ups in the military news paper.
In 1956 Shel worked with PlayBoy. Shel got to put any type of cartoon he wanted to that’s to the publisher of the PlayBoy magazine wish.
In the 1958 shel discovered his voice in music ,and started singing Harry jazz with the Red Onions. He made his mark for singing .
Shel started his long term job of comedy acting in an off broadway play.
Shel sliverstein gets inspired by Nordstrom, so he tried his best at children’s publishing but he still wanted to continue his music dream.