Course Credits and References


Ginger Routh

Course Developer Ginger Routh (BA) is a multi-media professional artist. She is a talented filmmmaker, face painter, performer, balloon-twister, entertainer and is well-established in the techniques of theater, acting, and fine art. For the past decade she has built a successful entertainment booking agency with a focus on variety arts.

Nancy Fillip

Course Instructor

Nancy Fillip is a multifaceted educator with over 40 years of experience in teaching a diverse array of subjects, including music, arts and crafts, science, history, and math. Known for her innovative approach, she skillfully blends art and science into various educational curricula. After three decades in public education, Nancy now teaches at her home studio, the Fitchburg Art Museum, Fitchburg State College, and a private Arts and Creativity Center. She has studied art under the guidance of notable artists Mauricio Puente and Janet M. Young, and is also a distinguished alumna of Norwich University as its first female cadet graduate. Additionally, Nancy is an accomplished author, having published nine books and developed several e-courses, showcasing her vast expertise and passion for education and the arts.