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Literally Crawling Workshop – *MIND MAPPING* (intuitive poetry comics)
November 7, 2021 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm$12
(intuitive poetry comics in private)
with Mars Ramirez
What does your brain do when you’re not listening to it?
Together, we will learn about using our sketchbooks as a daily devotion of personal storytelling. Looking at the intersection of word&image, and the ways that some artists use the poetics of image alone, we will distill what is most important for each of us. Then looking inward, we will find what feels good, and find our stories to tell.
1 part lecture and 1 part studio time AN INTERACTIVE SLIDESHOW; participants will walk away with many new exercises to do in their sketchbooks, and a new way of thinking about making intuitively in private.
Sun Nov 7th as a part of Literally Crawling Virtual Lit-Crawl 2021
3:30pm PST/ 4:30pm MST/ 5:30pm CST/ 6:30pm EST
$12 Donation – All donations will go towards paying the instructor for their time and expertise shared with us during class.
About the Instructor:
Mars Ramirez is a nonbinary artist, educator, and caregiver making comics in the Bay Area, California. Their comics and animations are mainly autobiographica
In addition to their work as a nanny, artist, and teacher, Mars is also a collaborator. They are ⅓ of the founders and organizers of FREAK COMICS, a comics collective that self publishes anthologies and independent work, as well as organizing community events for comics lovers, and traveling internationally