"Mudworks" was chosen by ALA for the Best of the Best Children's Media and given a starred review in Booklist, which follows:
"Anyone who likes to play in mud, playdough, papier-mache, and similar mediums will love this book of over 125 clay, dough, and modeling mistures. First chapter has 31 playdough recipes alone! Uses common house-hold materials and requires no expertise. Ideal for fun or serious art for all ages for home, school, or childcare. A classic!" (Also available in a bilingual ebook, Spanish and English.)
~ ALA for the Best of the Best Children's Media, Booklist starred review
"Having all the creative goosh and moosh recipes in one book makes "Mudworks" a wonderful resource."
~ Bev Bos, educator and author, "Don't Move the Muffin Tins"
"Another gem! "Mudworks" will be a treasured resource and will keep my creative kids column stocked in modeling experiences for years to come. "Mudworks" is required reading."
~ Lois Walker, columnist, "Creative Kids", Vancouver Province newspaper
"What fantastic activities! Over 100 gooey, open-ended ways to engage children's creativity, language, visual perception, and motor development. I highly recommend it for children of all ages high school included!
~ Dr. Jane Bluestein, author of "21st Century Discipline"
" "Mudworks" contains a wealth of creative, independent art ideas in an easy to use, fun format. Wonderful children will especially love the edible art experiences."
~ Carolyn Haas, coauthor of "I Saw A Purple Cow"