Marbushka, great toys

Posted by couchyadmin on Oct 15, 2017 in BLOG | No Comments

I LOVE well made, creative toys.  Marbushka makes gorgeous dolls and beautifully illustrated games. Check them out! http://www.marbushka.com/toys/marbushka_dolls/janka_doll/

Don’t you wish you were there??

Posted by couchyadmin on Feb 14, 2017 in BLOG, Couchy Empire | No Comments

Check it out, people. Wow! Londoner’s, you know what to do, get your body down to The Imagine Children’s Festival! https://www.southbankcentre.co.uk/whats-on/festivals-series/imagine-childrens-festival#overview  

Shout out to Art with Heart

Posted by couchyadmin on Oct 13, 2016 in BLOG, Couchy Empire | No Comments

Art with Heart is an amazing Seattle-based group helping kids experiencing trauma or emotional difficulties connect with their experience through art. They also offer really great workbooks and resources for folks not in the Seattle area. Check it out and be inspired!! http://artwithheart.org  

Awesome Art with Kids

Awesome Art with Kids

Posted by couchyadmin on Dec 19, 2015 in BLOG, Couchy Empire | No Comments

Check this out!  aptART helps kids around the world express themselves and reclaim their space and city from violence.  SO amazing! http://www.aptart.org/

Kids and Drawing, Episode One. “The Tree”

Posted by couchyadmin on Oct 22, 2015 in BLOG, Couchy Empire | No Comments

Kids and Drawing, Episode One.  “The Tree” As parents, we know kids are supposed to draw.  It seems that is a prescribed kid-activity, right?  But really, WHY?  What is the benefit?  Are kids learning, or just “having fun”?  As someone who has taught a lot of drawing, I can recognize SO MANY different ways to ...

The Ruff

The Ruff

Posted by couchyadmin on Feb 7, 2015 in BLOG, Couchy Empire | No Comments

Recently our little dog went in for a very routine surgery and ended up being in The Cone… Yes, so sad……  Wrestling a 6 pound pup into a stiff plastic hobbler was just SO sad…. what to do other than make stylish, comfy alternatives??  Now our friend Zucchini is sporting what we are calling “The ...

The PollyWogs

The PollyWogs

Posted by couchyadmin on Jan 7, 2015 in BLOG, Couchy Empire | No Comments

Check out the super-squishy, ultra soft friends. Featuring soft shapes encouraging naps and cuddling, these guys also love texture and color. Little fingers love satiny loops and flappy feet. Enjoy!

Fun Blog Post

Posted by couchyadmin on Oct 11, 2014 in BLOG, Couchy Empire | No Comments

I always like it when I see Couchy pop up in new and unexpected places….. Thanks, Shouyihuo.com!

More Puppet Fun at Couchy!

More Puppet Fun at Couchy!

Posted by couchyadmin on Aug 7, 2014 in BLOG, Couchy Empire | No Comments

Say “Hello!” to Snow Cat!  Ready for all sorts of fun, this cat can MOVE!  Let’s hear it for Snow Cat!          

Couchy Custom Special Orders

Posted by couchyadmin on Jul 31, 2014 in BLOG, Couchy Empire | No Comments

Hello, Couchy Fans! As projects heat up, headed toward Holiday 2014 (Um yeah.  Can you believe it?!) we are offering a very limited number of Couchy Custom Orders of Big ol’ Drops and the Roule. Included in a custom project is a design consultation, followed by three design proposals based on our brainstorming exchange.  Your ...