Feel Something, Make Something: Workshop with Caitlyn Metz - August 2 & 3

Friday August 2 - Saturday August 3 Friday 5:30-7pm, Saturday 9am-4pm Central

Nourish your artistic practice with this reflective, connective workshop. Join us to learn how to build up a body of work from tiny moments of time, focusing on process over outcome.  

Friday evening: get to know Caitlin through an artist talk about how their creative practice has held them throughout their life – how when you’re focused on the process over the outcome you can utilize five, ten and twenty minute chunks of time to both self-soothe and build a collection of work that you’re proud of. We’ll have a brief Q&A and mingle to get to know each other. (optional drinks afterwards) 

 

Saturday: Reflect on the prior evening, Q&A over tea and coffee. Then we will alternate throughout the day with group and solo activities, guided prompts (to help you get clear on where you are, what time you have, what work would be the most supportive, how to build up a body of work from tiny moments of time, etc.). This day is a container for you dig into your own practice.

 

Questions/Prompts to Consider: 

  • What are you hoping to get out of this workshop?
  • What does your current creative practice look like? 
  • What blocks you from having the creative practice you desire? 
  • If Caitlin could address one thing specifically, what would you want that to be? 
  • Is there anything you want Caitlin to know? 

Date & Time:
Friday, August 2, 5:30–7pm Central
Saturday, August 3, 9am–4pm Central

Location:
Hamilton Wood Type & Printing Museum, 1816 10th Street, Two Rivers, WI 54241

Workshop Cost:
$125 Total

Experience Level:
No experience necessary. The minimum age requirement for workshop participants for this event is 18+.

Instructor:
Caitlyn Metz

Caitlin Metz (they/them) is an illustrator, designer, educator, and author living in St. Louis, Missouri with their partner, toddler and two pups. A feisty introvert, irreverent, big feeling human, and chronic project starter. They swear like a sailor, cry over poetry, and can be found hollering for every one to look at the sky.

Instagram: @caitlinhasfeels

 

The workshop runs from 9 am to 4 pm. Everyone breaks for lunch at the same time. Options include purchasing a lunch for $15, bringing your own lunch (a refrigerator is available), or choosing a local restaurant. Because of the nature of the pressroom and the pieces being used, participants in the workshop must be 18 years or older. 

The cost is $125 with all materials provided by the museum. Space is limited, so reservations and a $65 non-refundable deposit are required. Please complete the registration form below to reserve your place. The $60 balance is due at the beginning of the workshop. Cash, credit cards and checks are acceptable.

If you have any questions please e-mail us at info@woodtype.org or call 920-794-6272.

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