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2022 EVENTS & ACTIVITIES

Happening Now:

Writing Challenge

Camp NanoWriMo (Virtual)
July 2022

Personal writing challenge, now connected with poetry prize -- completed my goal! 

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Comics Conference

WinC Creative Conference
August 12-13th 

Plan to attend (and sketch) this event with the Women In Comics group. Details TBD

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Previously:

Upcoming:

Community Clean-up

Sat, June 25th
Astoria/LIC Waterfront Parks
(multiple locations) Queens, NYC

Assisting with The Blue Bus Project for community clean-up in parks along the East River. Begins with arts performance, ends with pizza party at Culture Lab LIC.

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Performance

Unsuitable Creatives, host Mary B.
Wed, June 22nd 2022 7:30-9pm
247 Varet Street, Brooklyn NYC

One-of-a-kind, collaborative performance by multi-disciplinary artists exploring relationships and dealing with loneliness. 

All performers are talented creatives who happen to be single and Christian.

RSVP on Eventbrite 

($30 ticket, also 1 drink minimum)

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Spring Art Exhibit

Exhibit: Thu, April 28 - Sun, May 29
Events: Sat, April 30 4/6-8/9:30pm
Artists Talk: Sun, May 22 2-4pm
5-25 46th Ave, LIC (Queens NYC)

Long Island City Artists (LIC-A) and Culture Lab LIC invite you to A Queens Fine Art Spring Affair featuring work by 180 local artists! Opening events April 30th, live music starting at 5pm, meet the artists 6-8.

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Writers Reading

Tues, May 24th 2022 7-8:30pm
W83 Ministry Center
150 W83rd Street, New York City

Redeemed Writers Group shares writings exploring the theme of "Peace like a River". Please RSVP if you plan to attend our in-person Spring Reading. Drinks and snacks will be provided.

RSVP on Eventbrite (Free ticket)

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Open Studios

Sat, May 14th 2022 12-5pm
43-01 22nd St, Studio 352 11101
Long Island City (Queens NYC)

Our building of art studios will once again be open to the public to visit for a day!

View my Facebook Event

Download: Open Studios info PDF

Download: Press Release PDF

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Kids Art Workshop

Sat, April 23rd 1-3pm 
Sobelsohn Playground at Forest Park
(Kew Gardens, NYC)

Assisting with The Blue Bus Project for  Earth Day themed arts & crafts using upcycled materials.

Also designed a special coloring page:

Download PDF image

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MoCCA Fest

Sat/Sun, April 2-3rd
Metropolitan Pavilion 
(Manhattan NYC)

Volunteering, then wandering the event to meet fellow creators and art appreciators.

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Big Apple Comic Con

Sat, March 26th 10am-7pm
New Yorker Hotel (Manhattan NYC)

(Assisting my colleague with social media video projects; wandering sketch artist; professional networking & pop culture fun!)

Visit the website of Big Apple Comic Con

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Now What? Noveling

January / February
Online & Meetups

"Now What?" months are the follow-up to National Novel Writing Month, committing to editing and continuing the project.

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(Summer Events)

TBD
LIC/NYC

Looking forward to sketching at many more music shows, art fairs, and special events.

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NY Poetry Festival

Sat, Sept 10th - Sun, Sept 11th
Governor's Island, NYC

As in previous years, hope to be reading poetry with the Redeemed Writers group.

Details TBD

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Kids Comic Con

Sat, Sept 17th
Bronx Community College

Kids Comic Con resumes their in-person event activities! Details TBD

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New York Comic Con

Thu, Oct 6th - Sun, Oct 9th
Javits Center (Manhattan NYC)

(Professional badge approval pending)

Wandering artist, sketching & networking

attending various after-parties incl. the Creator After Con Network

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