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Collage Workshop with Oge Mora, award-winning artist and storyteller

Virtual Artful Conversations

Virtual Artful Conversations

  • Sunday, April 11, 2021
  • 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.
  • Virtual
  • Registration Required

Join award-winning children’s book author and illustrator Oge Mora for a collage workshop designed for all ages and abilities. Experiment with collage techniques and discover how you can transform scrap paper into works of art. Please join the workshop with the following art supplies: various household scrap paper (like newspaper, magazines, pattern paper, colored construction paper, wrapping paper, candy wrappers, or painted paper), 2 sheets of plain paper, scissors, and a glue stick.

Oge Mora is a collage artist and storyteller. Her picture book Thank You, Omu! received a Caldecott Honor, Coretta Scott King/John Steptoe New Talent Award, and an Ezra Jack Keats Book Award. Her second book, Saturday, won the 2020 Boston Globe—Horn Book Picture Book Award. Oge’s artwork has been applauded by the Washington Post, New York Times, Wall Street Journal, and Boston Globe. She also recently made the 2021 Forbes 30 Under 30 list in the arts and style category.

Oge grew up in Columbus, Ohio, and resides in Providence, Rhode Island. She is a fan of all things colorful, patterned, or collaged, and enjoys creating warm stories that celebrate people coming together.

Registration is required. An adult is required to attend the session alongside the child(ren). Capacity is limited and all are welcome on a first-come, first-served basis.