***Call for Artists in Residence***
Wonderscape is a creative potluck for writers, photographers, painters, visual artists, musicians, storytellers, naturalists and makers of all kinds. If you want time to work on your craft and connection with like-minds consider being an Artist in Residence at the next Wonderscape retreat!
Benefits: Opportunities to collaborate with artists from across the Canadian prairies and beyond, promotion and recognition from Wonderscape Retreats and a unique retreat experience.
Selection process: Applicants will be selected by a panel of jurors in the month of February for the following September retreat. Preference will be given to diverse creators who are genuine, approachable and passionate about their work. Each artist in residence will be expected to design and facilitate 1 to 2 hour interactive workshop during the retreat.
All the 2018 positions are already filled, but we are always looking ahead. Please fill the form below to get the conversation started .
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Are you interested in bringing Wonderscape to your community? Do you have friends, family, a church group, or employees who would enjoy Wonderscape? Maybe you know the perfect venue or an artist who could perform or lead a workshop? Whatever it is, I’m happy to hear your ideas!
Tricia Friesen Reed is an educator, writer, and storyteller with international experience in teaching and community development. After graduating from the University of Manitoba with a B. Ed. she spent 4 years in rural Bolivia where she taught kindergarten through grade 8 and provided professional development for local teachers. After returning to Canada she invested herself in her family and local social-justice initiatives, as well as working as a literacy coach and elementary school teacher. She currently lives in Saskatchewan and is the founder and facilitator of Wonderscape Retreats. Tricia loves to see people explore their gifts and her own work has been published in literary journals, magazines and her blog, experimentingaswegrow.wordpress.com.