19:00 - 21:00
Culture begins with conversation. The Drawing Room is a gathering of people of diverse interests and backgrounds under the roof of a "salon". It is our desire to engage one another, refine our tastes, and exchange knowledge and ideas together. An art Think Tank. At each meeting an idea, project, concept will be presented followed by discussion, feedback, and brainstorming.
Laura, an American poet and essayist, will present on silence and solitude in the creative process, especially the patient, wordless silence of the natural world, and the power of experiencing, maintaining, and honoring silence in the presence of others.