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Reimagine: Grief, Growth, and Action
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Decorate a Vessel to Honor Death: Prepare, Reflect, Remember

Decorate a Vessel to Honor Death: Prepare, Reflect, Remember
NOTE: This is Stage 3 in a 3-Stage Workshop. Participation in Stage 1 (10/20 or 10/21) is encouraged. Stage 2 (11/1 or 11/9) is optional. Participants will be sharing their finished creations.

A Hands-On Artmaking Experience for our Current Times

Participants will decorate their own container as a symbolic coffin or vessel to represent death contemplation, honor a loss, memorialize a loved one and/or serve as a “death hope chest” to store keepsakes, planning documents or related items within.

A three-stage creative journey

  • Launch: Reflection, inspiration and preparation for your project
  • Work: Optional shared creative time for vessel decoration at home
  • Share: Bring your vessel, see others’ inspired creations, and share insights & challenges

We will have separate Reimagine events for each session. Sign Up for each session you're interested in.

Launch sessions: Wednesday Oct 20 at 12pm and/or Thursday Oct 21 at 7pm

Work sessions: Monday Nov 1 at 12pm and/or Tuesday Nov 9 at 7pm

Share sessions: Wednesday Nov 17 at 12pm and/or Thursday Nov 18 at 7pm

All sessions are on Zoom for one hour.

This workshop series is part of a program, "Making Art while Grieving Death: Community in Isolation" supported in part by the Mass Cultural Council.


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