12/09/2013

And the winner is... Mudpuppy!

Searching for totally awesome kids gifts this holiday? You can't go wrong giving a gift with cred!  Check out these award-winning toys and activities from Mudpuppy.

We're so proud that Mudpuppy kids activities are acknowledged by the finest children's toy and game authorities! (Awards pictured below: Oppenheim Toy Porfolio, Dr. Toy, Tillywig)Openheimercover

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10/24/2013

A Week of Warhol

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All week we've been celebrating the release of Mudpuppy's board book, Andy Warhol "So Many Stars." We've been posting on Facebook and Instagram, folding colorful stars in the office, and prepping for a cool Warhol kid's event this Saturday in NYC.

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If you're in NYC this Saturday, 10/26 (11am - 12Noon), bring the kids to the MoMA Design Store in SoHo for a special reading of the book, followed by coloring, playing with Warhol puzzles, origami star folding, photo ops and raffle prizes. See you there! MoMA Design Store in SoHo - 81 Spring Street, NYC

10/22/2013

Monster Mania at Mudpuppy!

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My 5-year-old loves that I work somewhere that makes a monsters Flip & Draw sketch pad and a book of stickers chocked full of goofy, creepy crawlies. That makes me a cool Mom.  These are some of his favorite Mudpuppy monster activities and on the plush (softer) side, I couldn't resist including some of mine!

Are your little ones in the monster phase? 

Pictured above clockwise: Mudpuppy Book of Stickers, Mudpuppy Finger Puppets, Mudpuppy 100 Piece Puzzle, Rich Frog Monster Feet, Mudpuppy Flip & Draw, Cotton Monster

10/10/2013

Creative Fun for Halloween


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Do you have dress up on your mind? Halloween is quickly approaching and likely, so are parties for the kids. Mudpuppy Make-A-Masks are a great Halloween activity for little ones to show their creative side and have fun dressing up.

But Make-a-Masks aren't just for Halloween... Barnes & Noble locations across the country are hosting a hands-on learning event called "Voyage of the Imagination”, where children will create their very own Make-A-Mask to share with a story. Check the Barnes & Noble calendar for event locations and times (events are between October 19 - October 31).

Will they choose to be a Princess or a Pirate? Or save the day as a Superhero?

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Featured Above: Mudpuppy Make-a-Masks Monsters, Pirates, Princesses, Robots, Butterflies

10/01/2013

Props to Your Wedding Guests!

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Fall weddings are in full swing, and what's our favorite trend we've noticed popping up at every one? Photo booths (and props) for all of the giddy, goofy wedding guests! These charming photos were taken at the wedding of illustrator and Galison alum Heather Strianese. Scroll down to see where she got these quirky props...

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...Galison's Photo Booth Props. Perfect for weddings, Halloween parties, or any time you're ready for your close-up!

Wedding photo credit: Lindsay Gross Photography

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Galison creates beautiful, art-inspired, unique stationery and gifts for people who appreciate style and value.

Our passion for fine arts and contemporary design shapes our vision and helps us drive the newest trends.

We want our products to enhance everyday living and allow for creative self expression.

Mudpuppy combines education and fun within activity based products that foster creativity, and encourage free-play.

Drawing inspiration from classic children’s illustrations as well as contemporary artists, Mudpuppy creates gifts for discerning customers to give proudly to the children they love

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