"ENGAGING KIDS CREATIVELY"
Speaking Series for Parents & Teachers of Kids Pre K - 3rd Grade
2019 DATES POSTED SOON
Courtney Watkins delivers accessible ideas through true stories and tested know-how gathered in her extensive work with kids and families in the field... and the backyard, living room, classroom, playground.
EXPANSIVE THINKING, INVIGORATING IDEAS
Courtney Watkins is the premier Thinker Upper! Having built an original creative empowerment brand, Courtney propels kids and adults alike into creatively inspired lives. As an author, artist, teacher and TV personality-- she is the go-to resource to spark BIG thinking. Courtney has ignited programs for Disney, CBS, The Jim Henson Company, Crane, Jiff, Target and Little, Brown & Co.
Courtney is the creator of Trickits, a hands-on adventure-learning experience for kids; the author and illustrator of three creative thinking children’s books, and the creator of The Possibility Shop, a web series with The Jim Henson Company. After living in New York and Los Angeles, Courtney has returned to her hometown of Kansas City with her husband, artist Jeff Robinson and their daughter, Mary Charles.
New in 2019: Courtney is launching Thinking UP! /KC, a creative arts program for underserved grade schoolers in Kansas City.