Thanks to writer Cheryl Aubin for alerting me to this series, the Writing Salon at the National Gallery. Writing to beautiful artworks for FREE! What could be better?
Now online: The 2016-2017 Writing Salon schedule
Mark your calendars now and come find inspiration for original pieces of creative writing in the Gallery's permanent collection. This program is free and open to the public, but advance registration is required due to limited space. Registration opens online at noon on the Tuesday before each new topic. A complete list of registration dates is available on the Writing Salon webpage.
Character: The Spoken Word
September 30; October 1, 2, 15, 16
Poetry: Words in Motion
January 6, 7, 8, 14, 15
Memoir: Art from Life
February 24, 25, 26; March 18, 19
Setting: The Power of Place
April 21, 22, 23, 29, 30
More information: www.nga.gov/writingsalon