When I'm not under the gun to meet a deadline, I love the process of coming up with new activities (which drive the syllabus changes). My creative side is in its glory when I'm combing websites, books and other resources for new ideas and new ways to keep things interesting.
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Even if you're not a kid and/or don't have kids yourself, the site is fun to check out. I particularly love the whimsical "found objects" art she creates. Like any great artist, she makes it look so simple, and it's tremendously fun to view the world through her eyes and, in the process, perhaps spark some personal creativity as well.
Wherever you are in the back-to-school merry-go-round, I wish you a great year with moments of the kind of joy Debbie Ridpath Ohi's art inspires.