Taking Risk: A FOTA Workshop

“Positive Risk-taking for Positive Results” is the title of this FOTA workshop on October 26.  Does this sound like there’s a guarantee? There isn’t! If taking a chance came with a guarantee, it wouldn’t be called a risk.  However, in Reva Nelson’s workshop, there IS a guarantee of getting a new perspective on what a…

A Workshop for Hookers

RUG hookers, I mean! What on earth were you thinking? Seriously, though: Madeleine Thibault-Smith and Jessica Charnock get teased a lot by smart-asses like me, but they really are expert (rug) hookers, their work is fabulous, AND they agreed to run a special workshop at FOTA this October!  Here they are, in the photo above,…

Bellydancing at the Festival

Dancer Allison Townsend will both perform at the Festival of the Arts and teach a workshop.  Allison has been a farmer, artisan, graphic designer, salesperson (currently working with the Trent Hills Tribune), and now a dancer and dance-teacher based in Campbellford, Ontario.   I hope you enjoy! Q: What made you take up bellydancing? A:…