Ekphrastic Poetry – 3-Day Writing Workshop

  • 09/18/2017 - 09/20/2017
    5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

learn about a unique form of creative writing – Write poetry inspired by art!

Monday, September 18 – Wednesday, September 20 – 5:30 pm -7:00 pm each day

Cost – $150 for the 3-day Workshop – This workshop is designed for adults with creative writing experience.

Ekphrastic poetry is poetry inspired by a work of art.  In this three-day workshop, participants will learn about ekphrastic writing and writing techniques, explore examples of ekphrasis, and compose their own ekphrastic poetry.  Class sessions will be a mix of lecture, discussion, writing prompts, and instruction on utilizing this unique form of writing to generate new work.  Participants will also workshop the poems created in class.  Workshop will include peer critique and comments from instructor.  Workshop experience recommended, but not required.   Participants should be prepared to receive constructive criticism and feedback on their work.


REGISTRATION/PAYMENT DEADLINE – WEDNESDAY SEPTEMBER 13, 2017  No refunds will be given after deadline.

Classes will be held at LOLA Center for the Arts – 4262 County Road B, Land O’ Lakes

Parking is available behind the LOLA Center for the Arts Building


About the Instructor – Adrienne Jaeger is a poet, photographer, and traveler.  She holds an M.F.A. in Poetry from the University of Southern Maine – Stonecoast and a B.A. in English & Creative Writing from St. Norbert College.  Adrienne has taught composition to college students, creative writing and poetry to at-risk teens, and nature writing and poetry to trauma-affected youth.  She is the Marketing Specialist and Writer for LOLA. Originally from Milwaukee, Adrienne grew up visiting Eagle River with her family.  She now lives in Hazelhurst, WI. Adrienne loves writing about her adventures with her husband Derrick and their quest to visit all of America’s National Parks.  To learn more, visit her website at inkinthebranches.com


Venue Phone: (715) 547-3950

Venue Website:

4262 County Rd B, Land O Lakes, Wisconsin, 54540, United States