I teach classes and workshops in professional writing, creative writing, bookmaking, and 2D visual art to adults, children, and families. I have also helped conceptualize classes and art projects based on community needs and/or artist/company ideas.
Grant & Proposal Writing at the University of Pittsburgh and Tutoring in the Pitt Writing Center.
Stay tuned for some independent bookmaking workshops.
Sensory Nonfiction workshop for writers in the Chatham MFA program at their 2018 winter retreat.
Chapbook-binding workshop for The Fourth River literary journal at Chatham University.
"Bread and Creativity," a writing workshop in conjunction with a sourdough bread workshop for writers at the Chatham University MFA Summer Community of Writers, July 2017.
Check out this one I created to complement my 2017 Social Media course syllabus.
"Digressing in Darkness," a creative nonfiction writing and mixed-media art-making workshop that explored "terra incognita" with writers in the Chatham MFA program at their 2017 winter retreat.
In January 2017, I visited Avonworth Elementary and work with resident artist Alison Zapata, part of PF/PCA Artists in Schools and Communities program, to help third-graders begin writing a book about space exploration.
A series of one-day workshops involving poetry inspired by artwork, with resident artist Maritza Mosquera at the Anathan Club (a daytime club of the Jewish Association for Aging)
Creative Writing Arts Integration with Studio A (arts integration, design thinking, and problem-based learning institute for K-12 educators), July 2016 and 2017.