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Is there a Picasso in your house?
Posted on Thursday, December 11th, 2014 by Parents' Choice

Although most of us think of Picasso primarily as a painter, he was also a sculptor, printmaker, ceramicist, stage designer, poet and playwright. In celebration of his varied interests and artistic media, we offer the following to encourage creativity across disciplines. Wee Society – Wee You-Things Blocks (Ages 3+) are whimsical, instructive and made in […]

Image Courtesy The Strong, Rochester, New York.
Making your Mark
Posted on Thursday, February 6th, 2014 by Kristen Faber

Do you have a budding artist at home? Or a careful calligrapher who loves to write their letters just so? The Strong National Museum of Play is holding a contest inviting the general public to put their own personal, playful stamp on the museum’s wordmark. What is a wordmark you ask? Why it’s the stylized […]