Educator Seminar: The Art of Writing: Techniques for the Classroom

Saturday, April 13, 2013

SCAD Atlanta

Atlanta, GA

1600 Peachtree St. NW

Designed for educators in the visual arts or other related creative fields, this one-day seminar taught by Molly Brodak focuses on incorporating various art writing techniques into the classroom, including critical writing, the art of reviews, creative writing responses to art (such as ekphrastic poetry), crafting artists’ statements, and other intersections of text and visual art both in print and online. Classroom-ready activities are presented and tested, along with tips for evaluating art writing. Educators gain insight on how best to use and evaluate writing assignments in the classroom to help students bring the visual arts to life. Teaching experience is required. All supplies are included. Educators have a 30-minute lunch break and should bring a bagged lunch. Seminar costs $65.