Anxiety-Taming Practices

Bartol wants to continue providing support to Teaching Artists and organizations serving communities with the greatest need.  Anxiety Taming Practices can provide resources to assist you in taking care of yourself as you navigate through the demands and anxiety of this time. Helanah Warren (vegan yogi and wellness coach) will facilitate this workshops including meditation, writing, self-care strategies and sharing. Join us as we create connection during these challenging times.

Design for Social Media: Basics

In the ever-changing world of technology, social media has now become a requirement to sustain relevancy and engagement for most businesses and organizations. While things continue to develop at lightning speed, there are essential, foundational graphic design basics that can be utilized on any platform or website. These skills when learned and applied will make your organization’s graphics engaging and accessible.

Join us on Wednesday, Jan 13th, 2021 to learn graphic design principles and the importance of design in social media while learning how to design your own graphics using Canva, a free online design platform. This workshop will be led by Destiny Washington, the Bartol Foundation’s Social Media Coordinator. Destiny Washington is the owner and head designer of Destiny / Design Co. which specializes in building unique brand and social media strategies for clients big and small. Destiny is a Brooklyn native, a proud self-taught artist and grateful resident of Philadelphia, PA.

  • Supplies needed: Computer/Internet Access
  • Free or Professional Canva.com account
  • Notebook/scratchpaper and pen/marker for notetaking

Teaching Online: Tech Tools for Success

Many teaching artists have been faced with transitioning their offerings online.  Presented in partnership with PhillyCAM, this workshop will help prepare teaching artists for setting up their home classroom/studio, and tips for facilitating online instruction.  The workshop will cover equipment tips, setups, and considerations for online instruction.  Instructed by Gralin Hughes and Laura Deutch