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JEXA: ShoreshArt

facilitated by Merav Berger

A Jewish Expressive Arts Workshop Series for Teens and Adults

 

Description

The workshops explore the root words of Jewish concepts through a uniquely interactive online experience that integrates expressive arts-based practices, Jewish learning, and modern technology.


The workshops are a mix of structured online interactions and unstructured free time for artmaking, and the playful, judgment-free zone offers an opportunity to engage in a creative process with a community of Jewish learners of any age.

Some of the Sessions*

  • Kehillah (the first session)

  • Hakravah

  • Chessed

  • Shomrei Adamah

  • Rodef Shalom

  • Hiddur Pnei Zaken

  • Sh’lom Bayit

  • Tafkidim

  • Achrayut

  • Ahavah

  • “Nivrah Adam Yechidi”

Objectives

By the end of the workshops, participants will be able to:

  • Gain a deeper understanding of the historical, spiritual, and modern-day interpretations of the Judaic concepts being explored

  • Create a piece of art in a self-selected medium (painting, drawing, writing, sculpting, movement, drama, etc.) related to the theme being explored

  • Nurture a sense of connection to the Jewish lens of the theme being explored and how it relates to their own lives

  • Experience a close-knit online community of creative Jewish learners

  • Visually and orally identify the Hebrew words related to the theme, along with their root and variations

 

JEXA:ShoreshArt: Logistics & Pricing

• Workshops can be offered weekly, monthly, bimonthly, quarterly, or for a set period
• Prices, themes, and number of sessions are all negotiable and intended to meet your organization’s needs
• The workshops can function as a series or as standalone sessions
• Group size: 6-18 participants
• Duration: 1.5-hrs
• For online sessions: Participants will need access to wi-fi, a web-browser, copy/paste capabilities, blank paper and writing utensils, and various personal art material

 

$350

Single-Session Workshop

Please contact me for package pricing

For more than 3 sessions