About the Book
This book came from a project with community nonprofits using creative materials for healing and wellness, especially for kids getting shots, or medical procedures. This includes a series of children’s rhymes, a wellness video fairytale, titled “Flora and the Laughing River,” 4 books and 3 videos. They are designed to teach young children breathing and visualization for healing illness, reducing anger. pain relief, or coping with family stress and fear.
Kira Carrillo Corser – www.kiracorser.com - is an award-winning photographic artist with over 25 years of experience, including 8 years teaching at California State University Monterey and 10 years at a major PBS television station. She has a Master of Fine Arts Degree from JFKU and a BS in Journalism from SDSU. Her collaborative exhibitions, with Frances Payne Adler included support from the California Arts Council, California Wellness Foundation, The National Endowment for the Arts, The California State University System, The March of Dimes Birth Defects Foundation, The James Irvine Foundation and others. She is the past Director of Arts and Education Monterey County. Her art has shown in major museums, including the Smithsonian, the National Steinbeck Center, the Center for Photographic Arts, and the Museum of Photographic Art. In addition, her collaborative exhibitions with Frances Payne Adler have shown in many state capitals, universities, the U.S. Senate and Congress Building