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Help Yourself Shelf 

The “Help Yourself Shelf” is a necessity for any Studio, classroom, or children’s home art area!


Loose Parts Reframed

How might educators reframe loose parts in their invitations for young children to play? Perhaps scale can help us think about loose parts in a new way. 163 more words

A Dream Come True

For the past two summers, we have lived amidst a lot of dust and dirt.  Last year, we had a leak in our basement and had to have our weeping tiles replaced, which left a very unpleasant mess at the side of our house. 334 more words

Decorating your dinner party

Now that summer is a distant memory, I’m going back, looking at pictures and savouring the memories.

Here are some pics of a really fun dinner party setting. 123 more words

What Makes a Building Special?

On August 29, 2016, I had the honor of speaking at Grand Opening for the new Charles City Middle School in Charles City, Iowa. Actually, the honor started in July of 2013 when I became the project architect for the new school, but that’s not the point. 381 more words