Workshops 2017



Creative Writing

  • Organization: Hugo House
  • Date: May 13th
  • Location: 1021 Columbia St, Seattle, WA 98104
  • Description: Hugo House offers workshops to kids, teens and adults in order to expand the impact of the written word. Our 2 hour workshop will be lead by a resident teaching artist from Hugo House, who specializes in personal narrative storytelling.

Public Speaking

  • Instructor: Monica Cortes Viharo
  • Date: 5/29
  • Location: 6301 65th Ave NE Seattle, WA 98115
  • Description: This workshop will be instructed by a 3rd year PhD Student at the UW School of Drama who also acts and works as a public speaking coach. She previously taught at a public speaking academy and will be using her expertise to help build our vital skill of communication through interactive activities and exercises.


  • Organization: Reel Grrls 
  • Date: 5/20
  • Location:  3309 37th PL S, Seattle, WA
  • Description: Our instructor Nancy Chang is the executive director of Reel Grrls a non-profit program that encourages teens to express their voice through film-making. We will explore the art of videography and get a crash course in video production.


  • Organization: Jet City Improv
  • Date: 6/3 
  • Location: 5214 University Way NE, Seattle, WA 98105
  • Description: Jet City Improv the biggest improvisation troupe in Seattle. We will be partnering with them for a workshop that pushing us out of our comfort zone and teaches us to speak up and share our voices.



  • Organization: Youth in Focus
  • Date: 6/28
  • Time: 10am-2pm
  • Location: 2100 24th Ave S #310, Seattle, WA 98144
  • Description: Youth in Focus is an organization dedicated to impacting teens through photography. We will have a 4-hour workshop with a professional photography instructor from the Youth In Focus studio. Everyone will be able to take home a framed print of their work. No prior photography skills required!

Visual Art

  • Organization: Seattle Art Museum
  • Date: July 8th
  • Location: 1300 1st Ave, Seattle, WA 98101
  • Description: We will go through an interactive tour of the Yayoi Kusama: Infinity Mirrors exhibit and participate in a art-making activity inspired by some of the pieces.