11:00 am – 12:30 pm
November 4 – December 2
Shofuso Japanese House and Garden
Lansdowne & Horticulture Drive
Philadelphia, PA 19131
FALL SESSION (THE CLASS IS NOW FULL. REGISTRATIONS FOR WAIT LIST ONLY)
For Youth aged 8-13
The program focuses on poetry with a different theme each week. A look at everyday life will find the hidden poetry in and around the beautiful Shofuso Japanese House and Garden. Participants will create a portfolio of photo and poetry work.
Cell Phone Camera
Develop basic photography concepts and skills
Write your own poetry
Create art inspired by your surroundings
Develop your creative voice
Natasha Cohen-Carroll graduated from Haverford College with a double major in English and Fine Arts with a concentration in photography. She was awarded the Center for Peace & Global Citizenship Grant and taught photography and theatre to children in Ahmedabad, India. Natasha is bilingual in English and French and advanced in Spanish. She has been a teaching artist with the West Park Cultural Center for five years. In addition to serving several years as a counselor for our Camp Ginkgo she teaches photography, film, and poetry workshops. Natasha co-organized the Mustard Seed Film Festival and works on documentary film projects about community and culture.