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The Lost Art of Personal Writing


Naniboujou Lodge, Grand Marais, Minnesota April 29 - May 1, 2016
The Grand Marais Art Colony, August 20 - 21, 2016


What role does writing play in your life? What role would you like it to play? These workshops are designed to spark creativity and motivate the writer in you. You will examine various genres, including journaling, memoir, poetry, and fiction, as well as the truly lost art of letter writing. In a small community of writers, you will be encouraged to explore and expand your unique voice, style, and purpose using your personal writing as the foundation. Writing is an important art form that is easily accessible. All you need is a journal, your favorite pen and — your imagination.

Peter Blau works in a variety of venues, including the Loft Literary Center in Minneapolis and Mayo Clinic's Creative Renewal Program. The small workshop size of approximately fifteen people allows him time to give participants personal support and encouragement. His goal is to provide a safe, confidential environment allowing participants to move through their own personal growth and writing journey. Peter focuses on the writing process as a pathway to creativity, imagination and self-discovery, and particularly enjoys watching people realize that they can write.

Naniboujou's historic ambiance and serene location on the north shore of Lake Superior make it the perfect place to relax, contemplate, and write. The Art Colony, in the quaint village of Grand Marais, has invited artists to retreat to the northwoods for inspiration, creation, and celebration for over 50 years.

They each provide an ideal environment to enhance your writing weekend.
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About Us
 
       
Website www.writecreatecommunicate.com
Year Established 2000
Program Description Morning and afternoon workshop sessions consisting of guided writing exercises and prompts, class readings and discussion. Individual consultations available.
Upcoming Event
Aug 20 - 21, 2016
Venue: The Art Colony, Grand Marais, MN

Number of Programs/Year 2
Program Length 2 or 3 days
Group Size or S:T Ratio 12-15
Program Focus Autobiography/Memoir, Fiction, Poetry
Faculty Peter Blau is a writer and educator whose work combines human services with the arts.
Costs Naniboujou Lodge Retreat (3 Days) $390 - Single / $605 - Double. Includes lodging and meals. Grand Marais Art Colony (2 Days) $150.
U.S. Locations St. Paul & Grand Marais, Minnesota
Months May, August
Sponsor's Calendar Link www.writecreatecommunicate.com/art.htm
Contact Peter Blau
Lost Art of Personal Writing
United States
Phone: 651-698-5615
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