Painting and Poetry with Cathleen Cohen (ONLINE)
Painting and Poetry with Cathleen Cohen (ONLINE)

Painting and Poetry with Cathleen Cohen (ONLINE)


Do you jot down writings as you paint?  Or maybe you have a ongoing writing practice.  Join poet and artist Cathleen Cohen in this live Zoom workshop and explore the link between painting and poetry.  Deepen and expand your creative process, even if you've never written a poem before!  Paint and write in response to helpful prompts in a supportive environment.  Examine how artists like Jean Arp, Kenneth Patchen and Wassily Kandinsky linked the written word and visual art.  Some experience with drawing and painting recommended. 

Saturday and Sunday, January 29 & 30 
10 a.m. - 1 p.m. 
Registration Deadline: January 23

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Cathleen Cohen is a poet, painter, teacher and member of the Cerulean Arts Collective.  She was the 2019 Poet Laureate of Montgomery County, PA.  She created the We the Poets program for children at Artwell.  Her poems appear in journals such as Apiary, Baltimore Review, Cagibi, East Coast Ink, North of Oxford, One Art Journal, Passager, Philadelphia Stories, Rockvale Review, Rogue Agent and Toho Journal. She authored Camera Obscura (Moonstone Press, 2017), Etching the Ghost (Atmosphere Press, 2021) and Sparks and Disperses (Cornerstone Press, 2021).  She is a graduate of the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts with a Certificate in Painting. View her website here.

Artwork image: Cathleen Cohen, Like Music, watercolor on paper, 6" x 6.5"