Take time to express yourself, laugh and gain some clarity in the midst of your complex life. Creative Sundays Workshops are hands-on creative opportunities with stellar teaching artists in a warm, inviting and fun atmosphere. All backgrounds and skill levels are invited. Workshop fee includes supplies, snacks, beverages and a sumptuous lunch.
First Person Writing Workshop
JANUARY 15 | 10am–3pm | $27 members; $36 non-members
Everyone has a story to tell, but when was the last time you put pen to paper? Begin 2012 with this inspirational workshop for anyone who wants to write. Join Daniela Uslan, a devoted creative writing teacher for a fun workshop designed to help access your writing voice and get your creative juices flowing.
Boxes of Life: Keepsakes As Art
FEBRUARY 26 | 10 am–3pm | $41 members; $55 non-members
Create your own one-of-a-kind Box of Life with found objects, collage and photography. Fine art photographer and mixed-media artist Dona Laurita is the creator of Cassa da Vita (Box of Life), a project that crafts life stories in books, audio and film recordings, photographs and paintings.
Present Day Amulets
MARCH 11 | 10 am–3pm | $41 members; $55 non-members
We’ll study images and phrases in the ancient tradition of Jewish blessing amulets from North Africa and the Near East, and create our own using watercolor, collage and embossed tin. Santa Fe based artist/educator Lia Rosen is known for her custom Clay Kodesh (Sacred Vessels) that integrate ancient and contemporary Jewish ceremony with Southwestern aesthetics.