Storytelling Workshops

Pivotal Beginnings and Endings
Date: Saturday, December 15, 2018 from 2:00 to 5:00 pm

Workshop Leader: Sunny Dooley

Cost: $40 Members/ $55 Non-members

Difficulty: No experience necessary

Details:
For 30 years Sunny Dooley has studied and shared the oral tradition of the Diné Hozhojii Hané (Navajo Blessingway stories). These stories present the world view of the Diné people and details their relationship with their surroundings. Workshop participants will get to work on their own stories with guidance from Sunny, then tell them during a community story event.
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Light
Date: Saturday, January 19, 2019, from 2:00 to 5:00 pm

Workshop Leader: Velma Kee Craig

Cost: $40 Members/ $55 Non-members

Difficulty: No experience necessary

Details:
Weaver, blogger, filmmaker and storyteller - Velma Kee Craig was named one of the 100 Top Creatives in Phoenix last year. She weaves stories much as she weaves tapestry, mixing memory and metaphor to create a poignant, poetic image.
In this workshop, participants will learn the techniques Velma uses and craft their own stories, then have the opportunity to tell them during a community story event.
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Looking Forward/Looking Back
Date: Saturday, February 16, 2019, from 2:00-5:00 pm

Workshop Leader: Sharon Tewksbury-Bloom

Cost: $40 Members/ $55 Non-members

Difficulty: No experience necessary

Details:
Award-winning storyteller Sharon Tewksbury-Bloom often uses stories to help organizations improve and people connect. Learn from her how to select and craft your story around the theme "Looking Forward/Looking Back". In the second part of the workshop, you will tell your story before a live and loving audience.

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