Being Green


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One of my all-time favorite people is Jim Henson, the creator of the Muppet Show and Sesame Street. He’s been an inspiration for as long as I can remember. Growing up watching his shows, his work helped shape who I am as a creative person. His originality, artistry, creativity, and passion are magnetic.

Here is a young Henson original - can you guess by his collar? Kermie, (said in Piggy’s sweet voice), singing the song It’s Not Easy Being Green. See a rainbow in the reflection of the water? A nod to another song he sings while playing the banjo, The Rainbow Connection