Led by regional educator, Karen Lee Lewis, this workshop focused on Alyson Shotz's "Forces of Nature" exhibition. Karen guided workshop participants through a series of exercises designed to connect language with the "forces of nature" present in Shotz's art.
Karen Lee Lewis’s poetry, short fiction, features, interviews and photography have been widely published. She teaches creative writing for various non-profit organizations and art galleries though out Western New York. She also teaches creative writing to children in a variety of settings, including public, private and parochial schools. Her “Picturing Poetry” project was the subject of a documentary film, and it was featured in Teachers & Writer’s magazine. She is a fellow of The Banff Centre, Canada’s creative leader in arts and culture. Karen participated in the first National Seminar on Teaching Artistry at The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts. For more information please visit her website at karenleelewis.com
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