Donna Jacobs is a multimedia & graphic artist, a ceramicist, and poet. She will be in Parrsboro for a week in July to teach a charcoal workshop and hold an exhibition of her work.
For over a year Donna has being drawing sketches that encompass emotions both she and her daughter Bronwyn were experiencing, but could not express in words, as Lyme disease ravaged Bronwyn’s body with damage to her stomach, gallbladder and digestive tract. Each day Donna would put a new sketch up on the wall of the hospital room. What they discovered was that the sketches became a focus and broke down some barriers between the health care professionals and Bronwyn. They would discuss the sketches and the atmosphere became more human. This was to her benefit.
Don’t miss the exhibit of these sketches on display in Main & Station’s secondfloor gallery this July. The exhibit will open with a soirée on July 15th at 5pm and will remain on display until July 24th, 2015. Come to the opening to see the work, meet Donna, and learn more about Lyme Disease and how to prevent it.
Main & Station is pleased to announce the preliminary schedule for the first Nonesuch Coffee Talks series happening in the Café on most Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday mornings from May 19th through July 31st 2015. But there are exceptions to every rule so please note that talks are occasionally scheduled on other days as well and that although the series officially begins on May 19th, there are 2 artist talks scheduled beforehand on May 4th and May 7th. Please consult the schedule below.
If you are not already on the schedule but have something you want to talk about, please send your contact information and availability along with a talk title and short description to judith at firstname.lastname@example.org