Travel Journals:
A Drawing Experience with Four FRANK Gallery Artists

TRAVEL JOURNALS WILL RETURN THIS FALL! REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN!
Each Session is $30 ($20 for participants under 15 years of age)*

materials will be provided.**

 

UPCOMING DATES:

Saturday, March 11, 2017
CANCELLED

 

Saturday, March 18, 2017
Time: 
10:00am
Teacher: Peter Filene

In this workshop, facilitated by fine-art photographer and award-winning teacher Peter Filene, you will learn how to"

  • See downtown Chapel Hill through fresh eyes
  • Combine photographs with words and sketches
  • Create a visual story

Session One (3/18): We walk around downtown for 30-45 minutes and shoot photographs that may turn out to tell a story or have a theme. In the second hour, you reflect on your photos with writing, sketches and discussion.

Between sessions: You compile photos. In your travel journals, you write descriptions, emotional reactions, and/or connections. 

Peter will teach two sessions, a week apart. Attendance at both is preferable but not required.

 

Saturday, March 25, 2017
Time: 
10:00am
Teacher: Peter Filene

In this workshop, facilitated by fine-art photographer and award-winning teacher Peter Filene, you will learn how to"

  • See downtown Chapel Hill through fresh eyes
  • Combine photographs with words and sketches
  • Create a visual story

Session Two (3/25): You bring a dozen or so prints (hard copies) of your photos. Also bring pens, colored markers, glue, scissors and (if you wish) maps and poems. You assemble these materials into a story or narrative. If you are unable to attend session one, please bring along some photographs that you would like to use for this workshop. 

 

Please fill out this form to completion. Payment is due at the time of signup to hold your place. Capacity will be limited, number of participants may vary per session. Payments can be made directly to FRANK Gallery below via the PayPal link, by phone (919.636.4135), or in person.

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Please check the box for each workshop you would like to attend. The cost of each session is $30 ($20 for ages 15 and under, must be accompanied by an adult). You may sign up for any number and combination, and add on additional sessions at a later date, pending available space.
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*All participants under the age of 15 must be accompanied by an adult to all sessions. Adult participation is not required but must remain present for child to participate in session.

**One set of supplies (journal, pencils, erasers, etc.) will be provided for new registrants on your first workshop day. If you have signed up for our Travel Journals in the past, please continue bring your supplies to all upcoming sessions. Directions, alternate weather sites, and any other necessary information will be sent via email to the participants for that class. Dress accordingly, some sites will be outdoors (as noted) and require a short walk to reach the drawing destination.

Session descriptions are provided above. You are welcome to, but not required to participate in all sessions. Techniques will be reviewed as needed in each session, and will be expanded upon for repeat participants.

All funds raised from these workshops support this program, and FRANK Gallery, a 501 (c) 3 non-profit organization.

Special thanks to the generosity of the Triangle Land Conservancy our partners, and ours hosts for many of the sessions


SOME IMAGES FROM PAST TRAVEL JOURNAL WORKSHOPS