Archive for November, 2006


Hello. I’m Tinkerbell, the elephant

November 23, 2006

Actually, my buddies call me Tink for short. Oh, it’s so exciting to be writing a blog– of all things! Who would have thought that an elephant would have his very own blog!

As it says on Tink’s page, I am a multifunctional sort of guy. I’m a poet, pianist, philosopher and Mr. Fixit. Here’s the story about how I came to be the fixit elephant of Tina.

Listen here


hello from dan

November 22, 2006

My name is Dan Sankowsky and I’ve been writing Swedith stories for over 40 years. Marcia and I have worked very well as a team since 1966,


JP Goose here

November 20, 2006

JP Goose wrapped in her buntin’.

Here is a link to one of my favorite songs. It describes my love for my buntin’, a fluffy quilt filled with the feathers of my Goose ancestors. Give a listen.

Listen here Buntin.mp3


Hello from Marcia

November 20, 2006

My name is Marcia Hutchinson and I do all the voices and write all the music on Swedith in Tina.


Welcome to Swedith in Tina- the CD!

November 16, 2006

Swedith in Tina CD cover

Swedith in Tina is an album of funky, silly and wise stories and teaching tales for kids of all ages. Composed of five stories recounting life on the island of Tina (rhymes with China) where a group of eccentric characters live a sun-ripened and joyful existence.

Please come in and enter the world of Tina.

For more about Tina and the CD, please visit the official Web site for the Cd at