Sayward Schoonmaker’s work has been exhibited across the United States and her poems have appeared in Really System, PRINTtEXT’s Didactic, elimae, The Common, and Bailliwik. She is the author of one chapbook 3259 (Dancing Girl Press). She holds a BS in Studio Art from Skidmore College, an MFA from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago in the department of Fiber and Material Studies, and an MLIS from the Syracuse University’s School of Information Studies. She currently resides in Syracuse, NY.
Brendan Yukins, Social Worker and avid Community Gardener, leads this build your own terrarium workshop. Learn how to scavenge your neighborhood for natural materials, then use recycled containers, pebbles, moss, bark, and small objects from your home to create your own mini landscape. You will also receive care tips to help your new plants thrive.
Build Your Own Terrarium was conceived of in collaboration with Mercy Housing, one of the nation’s largest affordable housing organizations, workshop participants are encouraged to donate the Mercy Housing Resident Relief Fund.