Illustrate and write your story in a workshop lead by Pakistani artist Adeel uz Zafar. Participants will use recycled materials to create mixed media illustrations and then write the story that grows out of their illustrations. Saturday, May 3rd from 10:30 to 1:00 pm at Lake Erie Ink: a writing space for youth (2843 Washington Blvd. [...]
Lake Erie Ink’s 2nd Annual Bananagrams Tournament was held on March 29th and raised approximately $10,000 for creative expression opportunities for Cleveland youth. Fourteen teams competed in the Giant Bananagrams Tournament. The winning team was Fresh Ink, with Simply Charming Bananas placing second and the Beaumont Blue Streaks placing third. Other fun included a cakewalk [...]
Station Hope is a free, one-night-only event, a Block Party with a Purpose, on Saturday April 26, 2014, 6pm-10pm at St. John’s Church. This multi-arts event celebrates the triumphs of the Underground Railroad, the history of St. John’s Church and the contemporary struggles for freedom and justice. Lake Erie Ink is offering “My Feet Have Taken Me…” [...]
From short stories and novels, to comics, plays & poetry… to nonfiction and genre-bending “writing outside the box,” Lake Erie Ink writers explore a wide variety of genres at workshops and programs both on and off-site. To enjoy writing by Lake Erie Ink’s youth writers, follow the genre links below.
There are so many demands on teachers and students alike, that sometimes creative writing loses its place in the school. We can help. Invite Lake Erie Ink to your school or organization. Lake Erie Ink will design a project that meets your needs and the needs of your students both academically and developmentally. We will [...]
If you need help with your homework, a creative writing experience, an audience of peers, or a safe place to speak your mind and explore your imagination, Lake Erie Ink has a program for you. Read more about our programs here. Check our calendar for upcoming workshops. Register. Add your name to the mailing list [...]