Write Around the Corner | Exploring Cross Cultural Expressions
Saturday, October 6, 1–4 p.m.
Women Writing for (a) Change partners with the Taft for a program inspired by vanessa german: running with freedom. Facilitators Katherine Meyer and Lisa Rocklin will lead participants in the creative process of considering the cultural contexts of the art, then finding their own words to reclaim and transform. Writing prompts will guide participants in their own journey to discover, question, and consider what emerges from the experience of viewing the exhibition. Time will be allotted for those who would like to share part of their writing.
New and experienced writers are welcome. Bring your favorite writing materials or use supplies provided.
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Workshop | Creative Collaboration Photoshoot
Saturday, November 3, 12–5 p.m.
Work alongside two local photographers to scout and take the perfect picture. Designer Chris Glass will begin the workshop, explaining lessons learned from his People’s Liberty project photographing Cincinnati neighborhoods. After gathering tips about how to set up a great photo, join celebrated local photographer Michael Wilson to take that superb shot. Following the workshop, Wilson will develop and deliver a printed photograph and the corresponding negative to each participant. This workshop will allow you to see the world through a photographer’s eye, and experience the creativity that comes from artistic collaboration.
$75 for Taft members and FotoFocus Passport holders; $85 non-members. Limited space.
Workshop | Brazee Ornaments
Saturday, November 10, 3–5 p.m.
Workshop takes place at the Brazee Glass Studios, 4426 Brazee Street, Cincinnati, Ohio 45209
Transform your favorite photo into a one-of-a-kind ornament! Participants will learn how to use decals to transfer photos to glass. Choose from an array of colorful glass bases and personalize your ornament with decorative glass.
$25 per ornament for Taft members; $35 per ornament for non-members.
Participants should email their photos to firstname.lastname@example.org with the heading “TAFT Ornament Workshop November 10” by Saturday, November 3.
Wreath-making with Una Floral
Sunday, December 9, 1–3 p.m.
Get in the holiday spirit with a wreath-making workshop with designer and florist Patricia Campos from Una Floral. Use a mix of traditional and unusual greenery to create a beautiful wreath to brighten your home for the holidays.
$65 for Taft members; $75 for non-members.
Suitable for all skill levels. All supplies included. Limited space.