ARTS Online Media Skills Workshop

It was a great day. Thirteen people arrived on time (!) to Creative ABQ‘s space for a full-day Online Media Skills Workshop facilitated by the inspiring and knowledgeable Matt Garcia from Aspiration Tech in SF, CA. A combo of arts organizations and individual artists made for lots of learning and experience-sharing around all things social media and online communications. The workshop was fun and very hands on; we learned how to create a publishing matrix to manage our online communication and also a message calendar to keep on track. Here are some of the tweets and key learnings from the

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Guest Blog: Deborah Gavel, Part 2

A Trip to Gratitude. That’s what it felt like at the Morris Graves estate. The Lake, as it is known, is a dense forest of redwood trees, some 800 years old, standing around a body of water that was created in the 1700’s during an earthquake. I came to think of this view from “my” studio windows as an infinite bowl of tea. The deep greens of the forest trees and fiddlehead ferns reflect into the lake water and create a continuous mirroring of dark, wet, fertile. A row boat docked outside the studio became my cradle in this circle

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