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Travel Inspired Writing with Amanda Zieba

June 22 | 6-8pm
Sutra Global Imports
570 Main St. | Dakota, MN

“You know that invigorating feeling you have as you travel? The magic that comes with exploring some place new or returning to a safe haven? Amanda wants to help you use that power to fuel incredible storytelling.” —Amanda Zieba

Join author Amanda Zieba for a two hour workshop as she helps you take your travel experiences and turn them into power on the page in the form of creating dynamic settings and luscious descriptions. $27 includes light refreshments and a glass of wine. travel-inspired-writing.eventbrite.com

Sutra Global Imports is a member of the River Arts Alliance. To learn more about the benefits of membership, please visit: riverartsalliance.org/JOIN.

 

Carousel Bookmaking Workshop

Led by Jill Krase | Saturday | April 8 | 1:00-4:30pm Winona Arts Center | 228 E 5th St | Winona, MN A carousel book is a very clever artist book. The finished carousel is more than the sum of its simple accordion parts. When assembled, the book presents a series of six three-dimensional scenes,… Continue Reading

Stage Combat Basics

An introduction to the fine art of [not] beating people up on stage! These workshops will cover the basics of stage combat: safety, partnering, and commitment to the scene, using unarmed and knife techniques. (All equipment will be provided and safe for stage.) Come dressed to move, bring a water bottle, and get ready to… Continue Reading

RAA Writer’s Workshop

Interested in honing your creative writing skills? RAA is sponsoring the River Arts Writer's Workshop on Saturday, April 8 from 1:00 to 4:30 p.m. at Winona State University. There are four sessions: Creative Non-Fiction with Professor Debra Cumberland; Fiction with local Novelist Kathy Peterson; Poetry with Winona’s Poet Laureate, Ken McCullough; and Playwriting with Professor… Continue Reading

Bookbinding Workshop: Sewn Boards Book

Instructor: Jill Krase | Saturday | March 18 | 12:30pm–4pm This workshop is your chance to learn how to make a versatile hard cover book. Everyone will take home a finished but blank book that you can then have fun filling with watercolor paintings, drawings, creative writing, journal, photos, etc. Choose from a variety of… Continue Reading

Famous Paintings and Sculpture Art History for Kids 7-11

Winona Arts Center – 228 E 5th St – Winona Famous Paintings and Sculpture Art History classes meet every Friday, 3-5pm, in February and March. February sessions will explore famous paintings through lecture, discussion, and activities. March sessions will explore famous sculpture through lecture, discussion, and activities. Email WinonaArtsCenter@gmail.com for complete details. The Winona Arts… Continue Reading

Upcoming Workshop at SUTRA global imports

Indigo + Shibori 101 Saturday September 17 | 10am-2pm @ SUTRA global imports 570 Main Street Dakota, MN   55925 sutraglobalbydesign@gmail.com $45 Workshop Fee (pre-registration required) plus $35 Materials Fee (payable at the workshop) Taught by Kim Hammer, owner of SUTRA global imports Learn a variety of Japanese clamping and folding techniques to create patterns in… Continue Reading