Fairs, farms, and food carts. Artist interviews and day trips. Places to go and people to meet. This blog, Coastal Collage, is life in Maine from an artists perspective.
‘It’s not work, it’s just play’…. my father’s words would ring in my ears my entire life. But not until recently did I understand the full import of this particular mantra of his. The value of child’s play has been a subject for discussion since the ’50′s. It is now well understood that play does […]
Imagining….the ability to form new images and sensations that are not perceived through the senses. Our imagination helps us to apply knowledge, solve problems, and integrate both experience and learning, essential for both children and adults. Paul Harris, a development psychologist and professor at Harvard Graduate School of Education states, “The imagination is absolutely vital […]