Lydia is a multidisciplinary artist who has a deep passion for writing and creating. She has been writing books, short stories, poems and plays for over 20 years. So far, 30 of her children’s books have been published and she also works creating curriculum based material for elementary schools, digital applications and educational books. She adores creative writing and through her profound imagination, her ideas are limitless. She is also a teacher and an accomplished puppeteer who enjoys spreading joy to children all around the world. Lydia’s mandate as an artist is to provoke thought and feeling. She seeks to create work that is entertaining, educational but most of all, inspirational. Essentially, she wants to help children cultivate their own imagination, pursue their dreams, and believe in themselves. Lydia considers herself not only a story teller, but also a magic maker.