Take care of yourself and connect with others during Sexual Assault Awareness Month by dropping-in to an Open Art Studio Care Space. This 3-week virtual series is open to adult survivors of sexual violence and allies 18+, all genders welcome. Bring your creative ideas, share your progress on an ongoing art piece, start a new project, or take a pause. Self-directed artwork is encouraged with prompts and support provided upon request.
Participants will use any items and materials that can be gathered on your own such as paper, magazines for collage, pens, markers, and more. Survivors and allies are welcome to join the care space for one session or all three, for the full two-hour studio time or partial time, as your schedule allows. Facilitated by Annalise Castro, Jordan Ferranto, LCPC, ATR, Victoria Herrera, and Lauren Milburn, LPC, R-DMT.
Interested participants may contact Annalise Castro at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Ideal Number of Participants: Open
Age & Gender of Participants: Adults 18+
Open to all genders
Open to survivors and allies
Dates/Day & Time: Wednesday April 7th, 2021 1pm-3pm
Thursday April 15th, 5pm-7pm
Friday April 23rd, 2021 9am-11am
Number of Weeks: 3
Art Materials Suggested:
Any items participants already have at home!
Paper, notebooks, sketchbooks, journals
Writing utensils (pencils, colors pens)
Drawing utensils (colored pencils, markers, crayons, etc.)
Magazines, newspaper, scrap paper for collage
3-D art materials (modeling clay, jewelry materials)
Sewing materials (embroidery, yarn, fabric)