Draw and Play Here: a Visual Journal Exchange Workshop

An innovative workshop of Visual Journaling, which has emerged as an art form and creative outlet for artists, writers, teachers, students, and individuals providing an alternative perspective to the structured sketchbook.  Exploring visual journals - art makers/participants develop an integrative space that connects with their creative ideas. Journaling offers a place to explore and engage in personally relevant art-making experiences that emphasize process over product resulting in increased motivation and creativity. The presenters share their twenty years of experience with the visual journal process, with strategies and approaches for implementing the visual journal as part of a personal art-making practice and an educational aim for all ages.