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Gualala Arts Workshop
Images to Life: Creating Poetry
Instructor: Ida Egli

January 12 - February 16, 2012
5:00 - 7:00 p.m.

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Register by:   January 12, 2012
Tuition:   $100 members; $115 non-members
Materials needed:   Notebook and pen or pencil

Images to Life: Creating Poetry In celebration of language and poetry, nature and ourselves, participants will be exposed to different poetic styles and techniques and will write their own poetry in class - just for the fun of it, or in preparation for the Gualala Arts Poetry Writing Contest later in the spring.

About the Instructor

Ida Rae Egli was raised in Mendocino County and taught English and Creative Writing at Santa Rosa Junior College and was department chair there for many years. She has edited two books, No Rooms of Their Own: Women Writers of Early California and Women of the Gold Rush: Frances Fuller Victor and the New Penelope, and she has published poetry and short stories in diverse literary publications. She is presently finishing a novel about women in World War II Greece. She lives at The Sea Ranch.

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The Gualala Arts Center, located at 46501 Old State Highway in Gualala, CA,
is open weekdays 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., and weekends from noon to 4:00 p.m.
Please call (707) 884-1138 for more information, or email

Serving the coastal communities of northern Sonoma & southern Mendocino Counties.