Community Art Project: Poetry ON Pottery

For years, our signature project was a big, public, weekly event in a city park, Poetry and Pottery……so, that wasn’t happening in 2020. Mark Wong, the pottery part, the staff from the Manitou Arts Center, and I had a socially distanced, outdoors,...

Poetry ON Pottery September 4th!

Make your own tray or wall hanging Because of COVID-19, Poetry and Pottery couldn’t meet face to face in Soda Springs Park during Summer 2020, so we are just going to do it another way! Our theme is “We can do it, anyway.” In conjunction with the...

Poetry Heals launches Caring for Caregivers

Poetry Heals responded to the pandemic by making workshops and writing prompts available online for medical workers, essential workers and first responders. We want to help take care of the those who are taking care of us. Caring for Caregivers has a webpage that is...

Thursday Night Poetry Workshops

Have you been looking for time and space to write about what is on your heart and mind? Thursday nights at Penrose Library (20 N. Cascade, Colorado Springs) are for Poetry Heals workshops.  We are ready for anyone of any ability to join others in poetry games, writing...

Poetry and Pottery Video

Look at all the people and stuff in this short video of Poetry and Pottery! We gather together artists, potters, and writers for a summer afternoon’s event for most weeks in the summer. And this is what it looks like — tourists, residents of the Pikes Peak region and...