It all started in Melbourne when Simply Irresistible Ideas for Playbased Learning created these vibrant miniature houses from pine of fcuts:
Being simply irresistible, I was inspired to do the same with the kids at preschool. They began to paint the wood offcuts:
which very soon evolved into painting whatever they could get their hands on:
Now the miniature house idea has gone international, with Teacher Tom and his kids starting out with painting their wood offcuts:
which very soon evolved into painting their outdoor environment:
Meanwhile, back in Sydney some of our kids were busy creating another fairy garden:
inspired by these people, who also helped to inspire Teacher Tom to create his Little Worlds. We went out hunting for flowers in the local bush to use as decorations, but came home disappointed with how few we could find.
Mushrooms go very nicely with fairy gardens! So we set about creating some of our own. Here are some of them 'planted' next to the fairy garden:
The circle of inspiration - around and around and around it goes, where it stops, nobody knows! This is why I love my newly found bloggy world.
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