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Object Play Out and About

Because of recent observations of object play during outreach sessions, we took a tub of bits and bobs (old barrel insides and casings of locks and other things you find as ornaments on doors) to a session last week: … 174 more words


Beading with the boys

We have a lot of beads at home..big chunky plastic ones, slender tube shaped paper ones, translucent beads that gleam magically in the light, beads with tiny beads, hand painted ones and salt dough beads.   369 more words

along the winding paths of daily life...


This is the line that emerged at the top of my “Tiny Gallery” piece (from a lesson in The Journey Within)

Yep – I think that it about sums it up :) 118 more words


Stash Report And Creative Play

The stash report is easy because nothing changed. I had Art Quilt Group at The Foundry last week but didn’t buy anything. The owner spent most of the night unwrapping new bolts. 258 more words


Finally!  They are finished.  It took a while to decide and then complete all these numbers. All I knew is that I wanted to make sure they were as playful as possible, in my mind that meant messy.   104 more words

Creative Play

5 Great Classic Toys for Pre-Schoolers

When trying to think of toys to get for kids, it’s natural to think back to the toys we loved when we were little. Some of them aren’t around any more for good reason (looking at you, … 772 more words

Toys For Boys

Believe in Your Big Vision

…even when you’re not sure

exactly what it looks like!

When I sat down to play in my January Journey Within journal this past weekend, this just flowed out of my brush. 497 more words