Upcoming classes

Crafting YA Characters 

This VIRTUAL class will give students a solid understanding of the essential elements and challenges that go into crafting young adult characters and writing YA. Students will dig deep into character development, exploring what it takes to create a compelling YA protagonist and other young adult characters. 

Beginning November 30, 2021, this class will take place virtually from 6:30-9:30 pm CST over four consecutive Tuesdays.

Visit StoryStudio Chicago to learn more and sign up!

teaching artistry

As a teaching artist, I specialize in: 

  • arts integration (with a specific focus on literature curriculum)

  • arts education

  • aesthetic education

  • social and emotional learning

  • Common Core Standards

  • partner teaching

  • program development

  • arts outreach and access

Interested in working with me to create a curriculum or consult on an arts-based program? Contact me for more details