I also want to say that I think it's awesome that Sven takes annual birthday vacations and that it is creative time! Yay, Sven. (This was created on his birthday vacation.)
For my birthday, I took a "staycation" in the studio. For a few days, I got to eat, breath, and sleep stopmo.You can read the rest of what he wrote at The Scarlet Letters.
I've been wanting to try choreographing a puppet dance. I managed to build a new puppet, compose a song, and work out some steps. Time ran short, though, so I only got five seconds on film.