"We Are Van: How a Puppet was Born from a Love of Literacy," by Gabriel Ransenberg & Devo Carpenter
Don't wait for expertise to take a chance on your creativity and heart. We have a passion for childhood literacy that led to a fun, creative, silly project with a little blue puppet named Van. We will share our journey with you.
Devo Carpenter is a youth specialist, actor, puppeteer, playwright, children's advocate and entertainer for the last 30 years and hopes to have 30 more.
Gabriel Ransenberg is a musician who has been playing music for the last 24 years and loves his work with children for the past 13 years as a teacher, coach, and librarian.