The good news is there are many that feel the same way, and they're using their creative talents to get the message out.
2. I love how all of your items evoke imagination and keep the child deeply rooted to the earth, this makes your items so unique and individual. Was this your intention?
Absolutely! I’m passionate about childhood, protecting that fleetingly precious time of wonder, imagination and play. I find it heartbreaking - the current culture of rushing kids through childhood - educating them faster, filling their time with adult-directed, scheduled activities, bombarding them with marketing messages and adult concepts and facilitating hour after hour in front of a growing range of screens. In my own small way I’m trying to remind people that imaginative play is profoundly important to children.
Peg Doll Kit from Elfin Trail
In a world moving at great speeds, it is always refreshing when you find those people who take it slow and cherish the simplicity that comes with childhood. I do hope you will jump over to see what these amazing women are up to!