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Spouses – Journal Making/Writing Class
August 8, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until August 8, 2019
A Journal Making/Writing Class for Spouses of Current and Prior Service Members
Hosted by Art Spark Texas
Held at Help Heal Veterans
2508 S. 5th St., Temple, TX 76504
Class Schedule: Thursday, August 1st at 1 pm – Make Journals; Thursday, August 8th at 1 pm – Writing in Journals
Instructors: Patricia Alger and Cynthia Linzy
Register by calling 512-454-9912 or email April Sullivan.
Space is limited. Any experience level welcome.
In this two day class, start by making Journals using handmade paper. Learn the skills to put together your own multi-page journal. Led by Patricia Alger. Then, in the second week, learn how to make the ideas and pictures inside your head come alive on paper by sharpening your use of color and imagery. You will be led through visualization exercises, easy writing prompts, and useful writing examples to create strong writing by careful word choice and many other effective writing techniques. Discover your own writing style in a relaxed, supportive class atmosphere. Led by Cynthia Linzy.
An initiative of the National Endowment for the Arts, Creative Forces®: NEA Military Healing Arts Network is a partnership with the U.S. Departments of Defense and Veterans Aairs and the state and local arts agencies with administrative support provided by Americans for the Arts.