Absolutely no previous experience is necessary, and building a safe, positive space is at the heart of the workshop.
Program Cost: $385 (tuition, meals & accommodation)
Local Price: $305 (without overnight)
Please register at least 2 weeks in advance to secure your place in this program.
Maureen Ryan-St. Clair
Maureen St. Clair is an artist, peace educator, social activist and writer. She holds a Masters Degree in Adult Education with a focus on women’s self and community empowerment through participatory education and has been an Associate of the Coady International Institute for the past eight years. Maureen presently divides her time between Grenada West Indies and Antigonish, Nova Scotia working within the field of adult and participatory education and art for social change. Maureen is also known throughout the Caribbean and internationally for her vibrant, multi-racial, women-positive paintings inspired by her work with women and youth. She is also presently working on her first novel and was one of the writers chosen for the Writers’ Federation of Nova Scotia mentorship program January 2014 to June 2014.
Tessa Mendel, Program Resource Group (PRG) facilitator. Tessa is a theatre director, educator, and popular theatre facilitator, with a passion for using the creative arts for transformational learning.