FLIP THE SCRIPT! with Becky Katz and Evelyn Charlotte Joe
Using mixed media, participants will be encouraged to exercise their creativity, imagination and flexibility. We will talk about what in our lives we want to change, and how that can help inspire our work. How do we want to Flip The Script?
- paint (blue, yellow, red)
- paper or bristol board
- black marker
- 3 potatoes
Becky Katz is an artist and activist who lives in Hamilton. Becky’s energy comes from her passion to bring art, creativity, and collaboration into the lives of people she works with–placing an extra emphasis on marginalized and disenfranchised communities. As both the former Director of Outreach at Centre for Artistic & Social Practice, and Artistic Director and Founder of Strangewaves Festival, Becky plays a vital role in the community by connecting people to each other and to the Hamilton arts community.
Through art creation, art instruction, mentorship, and collaboration, Becky uses the arts to engage and connect with so many diverse people in Hamilton and to ensure that theyknow they have a big role to play in their community.
Evelyn Charlotte-Joe is a musician, songwriter and educator who lives in Hamilton. They have been actively engaged in their local arts community for 10 years, and as an educator and youth worker for longer. Their educational practice combines current research on how the brain engages with music, trauma-informed childhood development models as well as the hidden histories of music veiled by colonial narratives. Evelyn focuses on promoting self-regulation by using musical vocabulary, improvisation, and song.
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