NORTH ADAMS, MASS.—Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts (MCLA) Fine Arts Professor Melanie Mowinski will celebrate the publication of her new book, “Collage Your Life: Techniques, Prompts and Inspirations for Creative Self-Expression and Storytelling,” with a launch party Monday, June 27, from 7–9 p.m., at Greylock WORKS in North Adams. The event is free and open to the public. Refreshments will be served.
In “Collage Your Life,” artist Mowinski teaches a variety of core techniques and provides dozens of prompts to jumpstart the creative process and encourage crafters to explore the versatility of collage. Inspiring examples of the author’s work, along with that of other collage artists, are featured throughout.
The launch party is part of Moxy Mondays at Greylock WORKS, a music series hosted by Berkshire Cider Project and Common Folk. Music will be provided by Professor Graziana “DJ Sophistipop” Ramsden and DJ Black Angus. The Break Room, Berkshire Cider Project, and The Distillery will be open for food and drink.
At MCLA, we’re here for all —and focused on each — of our students. Classes are taught by educators who care deeply about teaching, and about seeing their students thrive on every level of their lives. Nearly 93% of our graduates’ land competitive jobs or are accepted by some of the best grad schools in the country. We engage in the most nationally relevant conversations by hosting some of the most celebrated thinkers and speakers on our campus in the Berkshires of Massachusetts, an area known for its mountain ranges, hiking trails, and panoramic views. Our home town of North Adams is brimming with young, creative energy and the regional economy is booming as a result. In nearly every way possible, the experience at MCLA is designed to elevate you as an individual, a leader, and a communicator, fully empowered to make your impression on the world.
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