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Newnan Carnegie Library to Host Teen Art Poetry Workshop with Robyn Carter

CONTACT INFORMATION:
Susan Crutchfield, Carnegie Library
770-683-1347
scrutchfield@cityofnewnan.org

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Teen Art Poetry Workshop with Robyn Carter

NEWNAN, Ga. - Join Newnan ArtRez Artist-in-Residence, Robyn Carter, for a teen and young adult fun, collaborative workshop combining poetry with images to create new art. She is both a writer and an educator. In her teaching, she integrates art into writing in exciting and fun ways.

"We are really looking forward to Robyn coming in and teaching our teens poetry art," says Carnegie Director and Newnan ArtRez board member Susan Crutchfield. "Robyn is immensely talented, and we hope our teens really enjoy this workshop."

Space is limited, and registration is required.

For tickets, please visit: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/art-poetry-workshop-with-roby-carter-tickets-164360270995

As a Bay Area fiction writer and educator, Robyn Carter has spent the past seventeen years teaching creative writing to kids, college students, and adults.

With youth, her work has been in public school settings, most recently as a San Francisco WritersCorp Writer in Residence at a school that serves the city's Tenderloin neighborhood, where she led comic and graphic novel writing workshops to elementary school students.

https://robynadaircarter.wixsite.com/website

Robyn Carter is the August artist-in-residence for the Newnan ArtRez program. Newnan ArtRez offers residencies to emerging and mid-career artists from various disciplines so they can pursue their art away from everyday pressures while engaging in community experiences that enrich Newnan and Coweta County's cultural environment. For more information on Newnan Art Rez please visit www.newnanartist.org.

Newnan Carnegie Library
The Newnan Carnegie Library in Newnan, GA is one of the most historically significant structures in downtown Newnan and was built in 1904. The Carnegie provides a central dynamic gathering place that serves residents of all ages and backgrounds as well as community organizations with a non-circulating reading room, children's area, and meeting spaces enhanced by an art gallery. It seeks to be an integral part of the community by offering print and electronic materials, services, and programs to adults and children to enrich their daily lives. For more information about Carnegie please visit www.newnancarnegie.com.

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